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Rhiw, Gwynedd

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Rhiw, Gwynedd

Administrative CountyGwynedd
Traditional CountyCaernarfonshire
OS GridSH2228
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityNorth Wales
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorth Wales
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorth Wales
Ambulance AuthorityWelsh
Dialling code01758

Rhiw, Gwynedd in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Rhiw.-- par. and vil., Lleyn Peninsula, Carnarvonshire, on Porth Nigel, 10½ m. SW. of Pwllhelli, 1653 ac., pop. 350; Mynydd-y-Rhiw (or Rhiw Hill) is 1013 ft. high.

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