Cardiganshire


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Cardiganshire,

former county, W Wales: see CeredigionCeredigion,
county, 694 sq mi (1,797 sq km), W Wales. Ceredigion, corresponding to the former county of Cardiganshire, was established in 1996 when the nonmetropolitan county of Dyfed was dissolved.
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Cardiganshire

a former county of W Wales: became part of Dyfed in 1974; reinstated as Ceredigion in 1996
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If Ewart had stayed in monoglot Cardiganshire, then perhaps he would have embraced the language of his mother's forefathers instead of retreating to the bitterness of the Gwent Fringe.
I AM currently engaged in researching the history of the village of Aberarth that was previously in the old country of Cardiganshire, Wales.
The nine are East Looe, Cornwall; Llangrannog, Cardiganshire; Blue Anchor West, Somerset; Flamborough North Landing, North Yorkshire; Staithes, North Yorkshire; Brighouse Bay, Borgue; Heysham Half Moon Bay, Morecambe; Rockcliffe; and Ettrick Bay, Scotland.
Appeal, who is out of a Monksfield half-sister to Grade 1-winning chaser Scotton Banks, was seven and about to enter training with Peter Bowen when she was knocked down by a van while exercising on a single-track public road close to Wall's Coedfoel Uchaf Stud in Cardiganshire, West Wales, in September 1997.
Mr Bernard Harris, managing director of Wynnstay Farmers, based at Llansantffraid, said the formation of Welsh Feed Producers by Wynnstay Farmers, ABN and Clynderwen and Cardiganshire Farmers in 1988 was an important initiative.
Linda Whitby, of Hoylake, Merseyside, and Nancy Evans, of Llandyssul, Cardiganshire scooped pounds 100.
Born in Anglesey, Lewis Morris settled in Cardiganshire in 1742 and soon became involved in the disputes between the Crown and local landowners over mineral ownership, when he prepared a detailed report on the mines in the hill country to the east of Aberystwyth.
Legend relates that David was son of Xantus, Prince of Cereticu, now called Cardiganshire. He was brought up a priest, became an ascetic in the Isle of Wight, preached to the Britons, confuted Pelagius, and was preferred to the see of Caerleon or Menevia (i.e., main aw, " narrow water or firth " ).
Snowcem Plus masonry paints are stocked by Clynderwen & Cardiganshire Farmers at its depots in Gaerwen, Llanbedr, Machynlleth, Llanuwchllyn and Blaenau Ffestiniog.
Mr James is originally from Aberystwyth and much of his comedy pokes fun at his fellow Cardiganshire natives - known as "Cardis" - and the perception that they are tight with money.
Fisher, of Solihull, West Midlands, was injured in the crash and arrested at the scene in Aberaeron, Cardiganshire, on Sunday.
"There was a noticeable decline in the standard of Welsh I was hearing, even in places you wouldn't expect - Meirionnydd, Eifionydd and Cardiganshire."