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Llansadwrn, Carmarthenshire

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Llansadwrn, Carmarthenshire

Llansadwrn is a small village in Carmarthenshire, Wales. It is located in the countryside of the River Tywi river valley, about half way between Llanymddyfri to the north-east, and Llandeilo to the south-west, just off the A40 road. According to tradition, it was founded by an early Christian saint, Sadwrn (fl. around 460 AD). Four miles to the west of the village are the ruins of Talley Abbey.
Administrative CountyCarmarthenshire
Traditional CountyCarmarthenshire
OS GridSN6931
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityDyfed Powys

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

Llansadwrn, par. and vil., in E. of Carmarthenshire - par., 7064 ac., pop. 944; vil., 2½ miles NW. of Llangadock sta. and 5¼ miles SW. of Llandovery; P.O.

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