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Newborough, Isle of Anglesey (Niwbwrch)

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Newborough, Isle of Anglesey (Niwbwrch)

Post townLLANFAIR PG
Administrative CountyIsle of Anglesey
Traditional CountyAnglesey
OS GridSH4265
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 code01248
Population2,169 (2001)
 

Other names by which Newborough, Isle of Anglesey (Niwbwrch) has been known in the past

Newborough/Niwbwrch ~ Niwbwrch ~ Llanbedr New Borough ~ Newborough St Peter ~ Newburg ~ Rossur

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

Newborough.-- par. and vil., Anglesey-par., 7410 ac., pop. 1042; vil., 3½ miles SE. of Bodorgan sta. and 12 miles SW. of Beaumaris; P.O. Newborough was at one period a place of importance. It was the capital of Anglesey, and had a charter of incorporation from Edward I. It gives the title of baron to a branch of the Wynn family.

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