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Llanfachreth, Gwynedd

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Llanfachreth, Gwynedd

Llanfachreth is a settlement some three miles north-east of Dolgellau (its post town) within the historic boundaries of Merionethshire (Welsh: Meirionnydd, Sir Feirionnydd. , Wales. The village is on the slopes of the valley of the river Mawddach and at the foot of Moel Orthrwm. To the south-west on another prominent hill, the Foel Cynwch,is the famous Precipice Walk.
Post townDOLGELLAU
Administrative CountyGwynedd
Traditional CountyMerioneth
OS GridSH7522
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Region
CountryWales
Police AuthorityNorth Wales
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorth Wales
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorth Wales
Ambulance AuthorityWelsh
Dialling code01341
Population200 (2001 census)
 

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

Llanfachreth, par. and vil., Merioneth, on river Mawddach - par., 10,000 ac., pop. 901; vil., 3 miles NE. of Dolgelly; P.O.

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