Llangyniew

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Llangyniew
Montgomeryshire
Location
Grid reference: SJ125085
Location: 52°40’21"N, 3°19’2"W
Data
Population: 539  (2001)
Post town: Welshpool
Postcode: SY21
Dialling code: 01938
Local Government
Council: Powys
Parliamentary
constituency:
Montgomeryshire

Llangyniew (also Llangynyw) is a hamlet and an ancient parish in Montgomeryshire. It is located on a hill inside a bend in the River Banwy, approximately two miles north-east of Llanfair Caereinion.

The focus of the hamlet is the Church and Parish of St. Cynyw.

The parish of Llangynyw had a population of 551 when the 1801 census was taken, and 539 by the 2001 census.

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