Carmarthen is the capital of Carmarthenshire on the South Wales Railway, and the river Towey, with a population of 9,993. It is one of the most healthy towns, and commands a view of one of the finest vales in the principality.
This is a small decayed borough, having a population of about 1,652, engaged principally as tin-workers.
The capital of the county. In conjunction with Tenby and two or three other little boroughs it returns one member to parliament.