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Pencarreg, Carmarthenshire

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Pencarreg, Carmarthenshire

Pencarreg is a village located in Carmarthenshire, West Wales, United Kingdom, 4 miles to the south-west of Lampeter. Settlement is primarily grouped around the A485 road from Lampeter to Carmarthen. The population in the United Kingdom Census 2001 was 1,120.
Administrative CountyCarmarthenshire
Traditional CountyCarmarthenshire
OS GridSN5345
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Region
CountryWales
Police AuthorityDyfed Powys
 

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

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

Pencarreg, par. and vil., Carmarthenshire, on river Teifi, 4 miles SW. of Lampeter, 10,392 ac., pop. 1186.

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