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Pilleth, Powys

Pilleth is a small village south of Knighton in Powys, Wales. It is the site of the ancient church and holy well of St. Mary’s which stands on Bryn Glas Hill overlooking the River Lugg, as it makes it way to Presteigne.
Administrative CountyPowys
Traditional CountyRadnorshire
OS GridSO2568
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Region
CountryWales
Police AuthorityDyfed Powys
 

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

Pillith

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

Pilleth, par., Radnorshire, on river Lugg, 3 miles SW. of Knighton, 1897 ac., pop. 121.

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