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Llanllwni, Carmarthenshire

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Llanllwni, Carmarthenshire

Llanllwni is a village and community located in Carmarthenshire, Wales. The village lies along the A485 highway, stretching for about 2.5 mi, to the south-west of Llanybydder. To the south of the village lies Llanllwni Mountain. The church, dating from the 16th century, is dedicated to St. Luke, but was formerly dedicated to St. Llwni. Besides Llanllwni village, the community extends to the southern bank of the River Teifi and includes the summit of Mynydd Llanybydder, 1,338 ft high.
Administrative CountyCarmarthenshire
Traditional CountyCarmarthenshire
OS GridSN4939
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityDyfed Powys
Fire and Rescue AuthorityMid and West Wales
Fire and Rescue AuthorityMid and West Wales
Ambulance AuthorityWelsh

Other names by which Llanllwni, Carmarthenshire has been known in the past


Llanllwni, Carmarthenshire in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Llanllwny, par. and vil., on N. border of Carmarthenshire, on river Teifi, 9 miles SW. of Lampeter, 6624 ac., pop. 785.

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