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  Census figures for Glyntawe hamlet  

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  The actual recorded population figures for Glyntawe hamlet were:-  
  In the year 1841 - 118 people
In the year 1851 - 107
In the year 1861 - 99
In the year 1871 - 102
In the year 1881 - 133
In the year 1891 - 144
In the year 1901 - 147

Unlike the lower part of Ystradgynlais parish, Glyntawe was never a heavy industrial area. The few people who lived there would have worked on the land, in the quarries or in Penwyllt brickworks. Some may have worked at Craig-y-nos.

Compare the population trend with other places in the area.
Is the overall trend the same?
If there are differences why do you think this is?


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