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Pentraeth, Isle of Anglesey

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Pentraeth, Isle of Anglesey

Pentraeth is a village on the island of Anglesey (Ynys Môn), North Wales, at grid reference SH523786. The Royal Mail postcode begins LL75. Its Welsh name means at the end of (or head of) a beach, and it is located near Traeth Coch (Red Wharf Bay). There is a small river, Afon Nodwydd which runs through it. The village's ancient name was Llanfair Betws Geraint.
Administrative CountyIsle of Anglesey
Traditional CountyAnglesey
OS GridSH5278
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityNorth Wales

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

Pentraeth, par. and vil., Anglesey, in E. of co.- par., 2983 ac. land and 1030 water, pop. 824; vil., 5 miles W. of Beaumaris; P.O.

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