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Cemaes, Isle of Anglesey

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Cemaes, Isle of Anglesey

Cemaes is a village on the north coast of Anglesey in Wales, on Cemaes Bay, an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, which is partly owned by the National Trust. Population 1,357 (Llanbadrig ward). It is home to both a wind farm and a nuclear power station. It is also a fishing port and is known for its beach. The village also has a football team, Cemaes Bay F.C. , that play in the Welsh Alliance League, but once got as high as the League of Wales, becoming the first team on Anglesey to do so.
Post townCEMAES BAY
Administrative CountyIsle of Anglesey
Traditional CountyAnglesey
OS GridSH3693
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Region
CountryWales
Police AuthorityNorth Wales
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorth Wales
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorth Wales
Ambulance AuthorityWelsh
Dialling code01407
Population1,392
 

Other names by which Cemaes, Isle of Anglesey has been known in the past

Cemmaes

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

Cemmaes, hamlet with school, Llanbadrig par., N. Anglesey, on Cemmaes Bay, 4½ miles W. of Amlwch; P.O., T.O., called Cemaes.

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