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Dolgellau, Gwynedd

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Dolgellau, Gwynedd

Dolgellau is a market town in Gwynedd, north-west Wales, lying on the River Wnion, a tributary of the River Mawddach. It was the county town of Merionethshire (Welsh: Meirionnydd, Sir Feirionnydd) before that became a part of the county of Gwynedd. Dolgellau is the main base for climbers of Cader Idris.
Post townDOLGELLAU
Administrative CountyGwynedd
Traditional CountyMerioneth
OS GridSH7217
OS Settlement ClassificationTown
Region
CountryWales
Police AuthorityNorth Wales
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorth Wales
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorth Wales
Ambulance AuthorityWelsh
Dialling code01341
Population2,678 (2001 census)
 

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