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  Census figures for Carreghofa  

population graph for Carreghofa

  The actual recorded figures for the population of the Carreghofa area were:-  
  In the year 1841 - 388 people
In the year 1851 - 334
In the year 1861 - 400
In the year 1871 - 524
In the year 1881 - 511
In the year 1891 - 465
In the year 1901 - 488

Carreghofa township is that part of the parish of Llanymynech parish which lies in Montgomeryshire. It an important gateway for routes into England, whether road, canal or railway.
The report which published the 1871 census figures said that the increase in population since 1861 was due to the opening of a new railway.

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