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Capel Garmon, Conwy

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Capel Garmon, Conwy

Capel Garmon is a village near Betws-y-Coed in the county borough of Conwy, Wales. It is situated high above the Conwy valley, in the community of Bro Garmon, and commands views over Snowdonia. The village is known for the neolithic burial chamber nearby. The parish church of St Garmon was originally a chapel of ease to the parish of Llanrwst, serving the areas of Garth Garmon and Tybrith Uchaf. Capel Garmon became a separate parish in 1927.
Administrative CountyConwy
Traditional CountyDenbighshire
OS GridSH8155
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityNorth Wales

Other names by which Capel Garmon, Conwy has been known in the past

Garth Garmon

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

Capel Garmon, eccl. dist., Llanrwst par., W. Denbighsh., on r. Conway, 4m. SE. of Llanrwst, pop. 884; P.O.

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