Ceredigion Historical Society
Llanon Museum Cottage is a rare example of a typical 18th century Ceredigion cottage.

Llanon History

Llanon history, archaeology and antiquities. Is a historic village in Ceredigion, West Wales. Situated on the Cardigan Bay coastline, between Llanrhystud and Aberarth. Towards the sea you find the historic hamlet of Llansanffraid.

Table of Contents

1. History
2. Index
3. Illustrations
4. Education
5. Industry
6. Seafaring
7. Religion
8. Map
9. Gallery
10. Links
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Llanon History
Llanon Museum Cottage is a rare example of a typical 18th century Ceredigion cottage.
Llanon Museum Cottage
is a rare example of a
typical 18th century
Ceredigion cottage.

The Hall, Llanon, a 16th century building. Also the earliest known example of a chimneyed house in Ceredigion
The Hall, Llanon, a 16th
century building. Also
the earliest known
example of a chimneyed
house in Ceredigion.

Since 1909 the Ceredigion Historical Society has published articles written about the archaeology, antiquities and history of Ceredigion, many of the articles are about Llanon history.

1. History

Llanon Museum Cottage is a rare example of a typical 18th century Ceredigion cottage.

The Hall (Y Neuadd), is thought to be Tudor in date from around the 16th century.

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2. Index

  • Llan-non, ili:129,1 1,153
    • blacksmith, vi:99,100
    • dialect
      • see Llan-non : tafodiaeth
    • emigration
      • see Llan-non : ymfudo
    • fair, iii:127;ix:369
    • fulling mill, vi:108
    • Rebecca riots at, v-.270
    • St. Non’s church, iii:126,130
    • schools
      • grammar, ix:199
      • private, ii:151
    • settlement patterns, x:115-16
    • smuggling, iv-.332
    • tafodiaeth, ix:181,182,183,184
    • turnpike gate, iii:130,134
    • woollen mill, vi:111
    • ymfudo, ii:167,229
  • Llan-non, gwestfa, iii:274 

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The Hall, Llanon, a 16th century building. Also the earliest known example of a chimneyed house in Ceredigion
The Hall, Llanon, a 16th century building. Also the earliest known example of a chimneyed house in Ceredigion

3. Illustrations

  • Hafodydd and Lluestydd above Llan-non, 1846, ix:22fig. 11
  • Llan-non. A traditional Cardiganshire cottage in, viii:323 fig.5

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4. Education

  • schools
    • grammar, ix:199
    • private, ii:151

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5. Industry

  • blacksmith, vi:99,100
  • fulling mill, vi:108
  • woollen mill, vi:111

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6. Seafaring

  • smuggling, iv-.332

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7. Religion

  • St. Non’s church, iii:126,130

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8. Map

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The aim of the Ceredigion Historical Society is to preserve, record and promote the study of the archaeology, antiquities and history of Ceredigion. That objective has remained the same since the foundation of the Society in 1909, though its name was changed from Ceredigion Antiquarian Society to the Ceredigion Historical Society in 2002.

See:
Index | Towns in Ceredigion | Villages in Ceredigion | Historic Sites in Ceredigion

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