L

Below is a listing of the first known reference in newspapers to cricket being played by teams starting with the letter L in various settlements in Wales during the 19th century.

Lampeter 1830
Lampeter College 1855
Lampeter Grammar School 1866

Credit – Glamorgan Cricket Archives.


Landore 1879
Landore Bright Star 1891
Lanelay 1875
Laugharne 1884
Laugharne Grammar School 1872
Levites (Mold) 1886
Lewis Endowed School 1888
Lights of Other Days 1888
Lily of the Valley 1876
Linsdale 1878
Lisworney 1873

Llanarth 1865
Llanarth and Llanfair 1867
Llanbedr 1882
Llanbradach 1896
Llancaiach 1879
Llandeilo 1844

Cricket and other sports being played in Llandeilo in 1906.
Credit – Glamorgan Credit Archives.


Llandeilo Grammar School 1864
Llandeilo Juveniles 1858
Llandeilo Literary Institution 1879
Llandeilo Royal Welshmen 1876
Llandeilo Wanderers 1874
Llandenny 1870
Llandough 1869
Llandovery 1845
Llandovery College 1863

The Llandovery College 1st XI of 1922.
Credit – Glamorgan Cricket Archives.


Llandovery Juniors 1871
Llandovery Juveniles 1858
Llandow Wanderers 1873
Llandrindod Wells 1863
Llandrindod Wells Visitors 1887
Llandudno 1858
Llandudno Utopians 1894
Llandyssul 1863
Llandyssul British School 1870
Llandyssul Grammar School 1869


Llanelli (see Llanelli)
Llanengan 1876
Llanerchrugog Hall 1877
Llanfabon (Llanvabon) 1876
Llanfairfechan Visitors 1884
Llanfair PG 1890
Llanfrechfa 1868
Llanfrechfa Lower 1873
Llanfrechfa/Penhow 1868
Llanfyllin 1871
Llangadock 1874
Llangattock 1860
Llangedwyn 1873
Llangefni 1860
Llangennech 1874
Llangennech Idlers 1896
Llangennech Wanderers 1896
Llangibby 1864
Llangoed 1894
Llangollen 1841
Llangrwyney 1876
Llangunned 1885
Llangunnor 1869
Llanharen 1868
Llanharry 1895
Llanidloes 1850
Llannon 1882
Llanrhiader 1871
Llanrhystid 1877
Llanrwst 1884
Llansaintffraid 1872
Llansamlet 1878
Llansamlet Church 1899
Llansawel 1876
Llanstephan 1869
Llantarnam 1868
Llantilio Crosseny 1854
Llantrisant 1875
Llantrisant (Usk) 1862
Llantrisant and Pontyclun 1891
Llantrisant and Pontyclun United 1892
Llantrithid 1893
Llantwit and Black Ven 1874
Llantwit Major 1866
Llanvabon Llanfabon 1876
Llanvachos and Penhow 1867
Llanvair 1874
Llanvair St Mary’s 1874
Llanwenarth 1867
Llanwenarth Rectory 1871
Llanwrtyd 1877
Llanychan 1895
Llanymynech 1871
Llanymynech Wanderers 1873
Llisworney 1873
Llwydarth 1884
Llwynhendy 1869
Llwynypia and Tonypandy 1878

Llwynypia CC in 1907.
Credit – Glamorgan Cricket Archives.


Llwynypia Partridge Club 1878
Llwynypia Thursdays 1898
Llynfi (Llynvi) 1875
Loughor 1867
Lovesgrove 1893
Lower Carmarthenshire 1860
Lower Machen 1859
Lowlands (Panteg) 1886