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Dolbenmaen, Gwynedd

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Dolbenmaen, Gwynedd

Dolbenmaen is a village and community in the Welsh county of Gwynedd, located in Eifionydd, of which it was the administrative centre until 1239. The community includes the villages of Bryncir, Cenin, Garndolbenmaen, Golan, Llanfihangel-y-Pennant, Penmorfa and Pentrefelin, and has a population of 1,300. The summit of Moel Hebog is shared between Beddgelert and Dolbenmaen.
Administrative CountyGwynedd
Traditional CountyCaernarfonshire
OS GridSH5043
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityNorth Wales

Other names by which Dolbenmaen, Gwynedd has been known in the past

Garn Dolbenmaen

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

Dolbenmaen, par., Carnarvonshire, 4½ miles NW. of Tremadoc, 2145 ac., pop. 471; P.O., called Garn-Dolbenmaen.

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