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Llanllyfni, Gwynedd

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Llanllyfni, Gwynedd

Llanllyfni is a small village and a community in Gwynedd, North Wales. As a community, Llanllyfni consists of the villages of Drws-y-coed, Nantlle, Nasareth, Nebo, Penygroes, Talysarn and the village of Llanllyfni itself. As a community the 2001 census recorded a population of 3919. It is a largely Welsh speaking village; 85% of the villagers speak Welsh as their first language. The river Afon Llyfni, sometimes spelt Afon Llyfnwy, runs through the village.
Administrative CountyGwynedd
Traditional CountyCaernarfonshire
OS GridSH4751
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityNorth Wales
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorth Wales
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorth Wales
Ambulance AuthorityWelsh
Dialling code01286
Population3,919 (2001)

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

Llanllyfni, par. and vil., on river Llyfni, in co. and 7 miles S. of Carnarvon, 7521 ac., pop. 5520; P.O.; has slate quarries and copper mines; the parish includes the SW. part of Snowdonia.

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