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Malltraeth, Isle of Anglesey

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Malltraeth, Isle of Anglesey

Malltraeth (origin: Mall is a small village in the southwest of Anglesey, in the area of Bodorgan. It is now at the end of a large bay, which used to extend much further inland, almost creating a second sea strait in the area . After several abortive attempts, a 1 km-long 'cob' or dyke was completed across it during the 19th century, allowing land reclamation behind it.
Administrative CountyIsle of Anglesey
Traditional CountyAnglesey
OS GridSH4068
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Region
CountryWales
Police AuthorityNorth Wales
 

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

Malltraeth, hundred, Anglesey, 25,579 ac., pop. 4737; contains 8 pars.

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