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Abererch, Gwynedd

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Abererch, Gwynedd

Abererch is a small village and former civil parish on the Lleyn Peninsula in the Welsh county of Gwynedd. The village lies approximately 1 mile east of Pwllheli. The parish was abolished in 1934, and incorporated into Llannor. It is a mostly Welsh speaking village. There is a primary school and a playschool, and a railway station. Abererch has a beach which is between Pwllheli and Penychain (Haven Holiday Park). Parking for the beach is near the railways station.
Administrative CountyGwynedd
Traditional CountyCaernarfonshire
OS GridSH3936
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityNorth Wales
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorth Wales
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorth Wales
Ambulance AuthorityWelsh
Dialling code01758

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

Abererch, par., Carnarvonshire, on river Erch, 2 miles NE. of Pwllheli ry. sta., 5962 ac. (358 water), pop. 1726; P.O.

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