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Capel Curig, Conwy

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Capel Curig, Conwy

Capel Curig is a village and community in Conwy County Borough, in Wales. It lies in the heart of Snowdonia, on the River Llugwy, and has a population of 226. It is at the junction of the A5 road from Bangor and Bethesda to Betws-y-Coed with the A4086 road from Caernarfon, Llanberis, Pen-y-Pass and Pen-y-Gwryd. Capel Curig is recorded as being as the wettest place in the British Isles http://www. wildaboutbritain. co.
Administrative CountyConwy
Traditional CountyCaernarfonshire
OS GridSH7258
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityNorth Wales
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorth Wales
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorth Wales
Ambulance AuthorityWelsh
Dialling code01690
Population226 (2001)

Capel Curig, Conwy in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Capel Curig, eccl. dist. and hamlet, Llanrhychwyn and 3 other pars., E. Carnarvonshire, 6 miles W. of Bettws-y-Coed, pop. 448; P.O.

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