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Barmouth, Gwynedd (Abermaw)

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Barmouth, Gwynedd (Abermaw)

Barmouth (Welsh: Abermaw; Y Bermo) is a town in the county of Gwynedd, north-western Wales, lying on the estuary of the River Mawddach and Cardigan Bay. The English form of the name is derived from "Aber" (estuary) and the river's name "Mawddach" The town is served by Barmouth railway station.
Post townBARMOUTH
Administrative CountyGwynedd
Traditional CountyMerioneth
OS GridSH6115
OS Settlement ClassificationTown
Region
CountryWales
Police AuthorityNorth Wales
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorth Wales
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorth Wales
Ambulance AuthorityWelsh
Dialling code01341
Population2,230
 

Other names by which Barmouth, Gwynedd (Abermaw) has been known in the past

Barmouth/Abermaw ~ Abermaw

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

Abermaw, Welsh name of BARMOUTH: which see.

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