[Image: Fragment of the Gough Map]
[Image: Fragment of the Gough Map]

Linguistic Geographies: The Gough Map of Great Britain

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Full record: Capel Curig (?)

County Caernarvonshire
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single building

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  • building
Description

entirely faded

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  • faded
Etymology AN capele, 'chapel' + Curig, pers. name
Translation
Earlier editors Eight miles south-west of Conway and fifteen south-east of Bangor is a town on the Ogwen with an indecipherable name. It could well be Capel Curig (Parsons).
Early Maps
Overwritten
Attested spelling Capel Kiryg 1536-9