Local area map loading...
Painscastle is a castle in Powys in mid Wales and also a village which takes its name from the castle. It lies between Builth and Hay-on-Wye, approximately 3 miles from the Wales-England border today.
|OS Settlement Classification||Other settlement (village, hamlet etc)|
|Police Authority||Dyfed Powys|
Other names by which Painscastle, Powys has been known in the past
Painscastle, Powys in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)
Llanbedr-Painscastle, par. and vil., Radnorshire, in S. of co., on river Bachwy, 6A miles NW. of Hay, 3877 ac., pop. 246.
Your comments about Painscastle, Powys
What do you know about Painscastle, Powys? Give us the benefit of your local knowledge and opinions here!
comments powered by