Merioneth

Merioneth (Merio`neth) , a mountainous county of North Wales, abutting on Cardigan Bay, between Carnarvon and Cardigan; lofty peaks, Aran Mowddy, Cader Idris, and Aran Benllyn; rivers, Dee and Dovey, and Lake Bala afford picturesque scenery; the soil is fit only for sheep-grazing; but there are slate and limestone quarries, manganese and gold mines; the county town, Dolgelly (2), on the Wnion, has woollen and tweed manufactures.

Population (circa 1900) given as 49,000.

Definition taken from The Nuttall Encyclopædia, edited by the Reverend James Wood (1907)

Mèrimèe, Prosper * Merivale, Charles
Mercenaries
Mercia
Mercury
Mercury
Mer-de-glace
Meredith, George
Meredith, Owen
Mergui
Meridian
Mèrimèe, Prosper
Merio`neth
Merivale, Charles
Merle d'Aubigné, Jean-Henri
Merlin
Mermaids
Merovingians
Merrilees, Meg
Merry Monarch
Mersey
Merthyr-Tydvil
Merv

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Antique pictures of Merioneth

Merioneth in Brewer’s Dictionary of Phrase & Fable

Links here from Chalmers

Barrington, The Hon. Daines
Lloyd, William
Owen, Henry