a historic county in southern Wales, now part of Powys.
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How to use Brecknockshire in a sentence
The Prossers were the younger branch of a Brecknockshire family who had become sadlers and mercers in Brecon.Poems of Henry Vaughan, Silurist, Volume II | Henry Vaughan
Charles Walbeoffe was a man of considerable importance in Brecknockshire.Poems of Henry Vaughan, Silurist, Volume II | Henry Vaughan
Some of the cells are remaining to this day, as at Ty Iltud, in Brecknockshire.
Howell Harris was born at Trevecka, in Brecknockshire, in 1714.
Brecknockshire, alone of the South p. 203Wales counties, enjoyed exemption from these disturbances.Gossip in the First Decade of Victoria's Reign | John Ashton