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Valley, Isle of Anglesey (Y Fali)

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Valley, Isle of Anglesey (Y Fali)

Valley is a village near Holyhead/Caergybi on the west coast of Anglesey, North Wales. Population (2001) 2,413. In Welsh it is referred to as either Y Dyffryn (meaning The Valley) or [Y Y] Fali (pronounced as Valley). Recent research, prompted by local opposition to the name of Y Fali, suggested that Valley may be a corruption of the Irish Bally (settlement), or Baile as it is spelled in Irish.
Administrative CountyIsle of Anglesey
Traditional CountyAnglesey
OS GridSH2979
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Region
CountryWales
Police AuthorityNorth Wales
 

Other names by which Valley, Isle of Anglesey (Y Fali) has been known in the past

Valley/Y Fali ~ Y Fali

Valley, Isle of Anglesey (Y Fali) in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Valley, ry. sta., Anglesey, 3¾ miles SE. of Holyhead; P.O., T.O., called The Valley.

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