British Place Names

A comprehensive online gazetteer

Home » Powys » Llanfrynach, Powys - local map, administrative data, historical information and reader comments

Llanfrynach, Powys

Local area map loading...

Llanfrynach, Powys

Llanfrynach is a village and community in the county of Powys, Wales. It lies just to the southeast of Brecon in the Brecon Beacons National Park. The village sits astride the Nant Menasgin, a right bank tributary of the River Usk. The B4558 passes just to its north and the Monmouthshire and Brecon Canal also passes around the village. The Welsh name signifies the 'church of Brynach'.
Administrative CountyPowys
Traditional CountyBrecknockshire
OS GridSO0725
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityDyfed Powys

Other names by which Llanfrynach, Powys has been known in the past


Llanfrynach, Powys in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Llanvrynach, par., in co. and 3 miles SE. of Brecknock, 7127 ac., pop. 405; P.O., called Llanfrynach.

Your comments about Llanfrynach, Powys

What do you know about Llanfrynach, Powys? Give us the benefit of your local knowledge and opinions here!

comments powered by Disqus