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Trawsfynydd, Gwynedd

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Trawsfynydd, Gwynedd

Trawsfynydd is a village in Gwynedd, Wales, adjacent to the A470 north of Dolgellau near Blaenau Ffestiniog. The total parish area is 12,830 hectares with a population of just under 1000 – the area is therefore sparsely populated with each hectare inhabited by an average 0.07 persons. The village is typical of several Welsh villages. There is one grocer shop, one public house, a newsagent, a chemist, garage, petrol service station and a branch of a large agricultural merchants.
Administrative CountyGwynedd
Traditional CountyMerioneth
OS GridSH7035
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Region
CountryWales
Police AuthorityNorth Wales
 

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

Trowsvunyth

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

Trawsfynydd, par. and vil. with ry. sta., Merioneth, 4 miles S. of Festiniog and 12 miles N. of Dolgelly, 21,950 ac., pop. 1930; P.O.

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