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Old Radnor, Powys

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Old Radnor, Powys

Old Radnor is a town and community in Powys, Wales. The community includes the villages of Yardro, Dolyhir, Burlingjobb, Walton and Evenjobb, as well as Old Radnor itself. In the 2001 census the community had a population of 741 (390 male and 351 female) in 323 households. Old Radnor lies on a lane off the A44, west of the border with the English county of Herefordshire. The town of New Radnor, which replaced Old Radnor as county town of Radnorshire, is to the west of Old Radnor.
Administrative CountyPowys
Traditional CountyRadnorshire
OS GridSO2559
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
Dialling code01544

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

Radnor ~ Radnor Old ~ Radnor. Old

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

Radnor, Old, vil., Radnorshire, and par., partly also in Herefordshire - par., 11,698 ac., pop. 1269; the vil. is 3 miles SE. of New Radnor.

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