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Llandwrog, Gwynedd

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Llandwrog, Gwynedd

Llandwrog is a village and community in Gwynedd, north-west Wales, most notable for the presence of the headquarters of Welsh record label Sain and the site of Caernarfon Airport. It has a population of 2,466. It was the base of the first ever Sea and Mountain Rescue team, and includes the estate of Glynllifon. RAF Llandwrog was a training airfield during World War II, and was later used as a weapons storage facility.
Administrative CountyGwynedd
Traditional CountyCaernarfonshire
OS GridSH4556
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityNorth Wales

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

Llandwrog, par. and vil., on Carnarvon Bay, in co. and 5 miles SW. of Carnarvon, 9516 ac. (200 water), pop. 4136; P.O., and P.O. at Upper Llandwrog; the par. contains the vils. of Bethesda and Tylow.

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