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Llanbadrig, Isle of Anglesey

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Llanbadrig, Isle of Anglesey

Llanbadrig is a parish in the cwmwd of Talybolion, on the island of Anglesey, north Wales. The parish includes the township of Clygyrog and the little port of Cemaes (pronounced "Kem-ice"). The region has extensive quarries of limestone and marble. The Welsh name Llanbadrig means "Church of Saint Patrick" and there is indeed a Church of St. Patrick on the coast near Cemaes. It is said to have been founded in 440CE by St Patrick himself.
Administrative CountyIsle of Anglesey
Traditional CountyAnglesey
OS GridSH3794
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityNorth Wales

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

Llanbadrig.-- coast par., Anglesey, in N. of co., 4 miles NW. of Amiwch, 4097 ac., pop. 1061.

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