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Llangwyllog, Isle of Anglesey

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Llangwyllog, Isle of Anglesey

Llangwyllog is a small village and ancient parish in the centre of Anglesey, Wales. It is found three miles to the north of the island's capital, Llangefni, and two miles north of Llyn Cefni, the island's second largest body of water. The settlement was once far more important than it is today reaching a population of 277 in 1821, whereas the 1971 census showed only 75 people living there. The Anglesey Central Railway used to operate a station in the village until its closure in 1993.
Administrative CountyIsle of Anglesey
Traditional CountyAnglesey
OS GridSH4379
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Region
CountryWales
Police AuthorityNorth Wales
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorth Wales
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorth Wales
Ambulance AuthorityWelsh
 

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

Llangwyliog

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

Llangwyllog, par. and ry. sta., Anglesey, on river Cefni, 3 m. NW. of Llangefni by rail, 2301 ac., pop. 190.

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