Much of the information contained on this website has been drawn from the excellent guidebook to St Cynllo's written by Rev. Brian Whatmore - this lovingly written and scholarly guide is highly recommended for those who would like to learn more about the history of this beautiful Church.
Copies of the guidebook
are available at the
The earliest know large-scale map of Llangynllo is this 1842 map of the Glebeland - the churchyard was much smaller in size prior to its extension in 1894 and retained its distinctive oval form - a legacy of its early origins.