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Mallwyd, Gwynedd

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Mallwyd, Gwynedd

Mallwyd is a small village at the most southern end of the county of Gwynedd in North Wales in the valley of the River Dyfi. It lies on the A470 approximately half-way between Dolgellau and Machynlleth, and forms the junction of the A458 towards Welshpool. The nearest village is Dinas Mawddwy, two miles to the north, and Aberangell to the south. The River Dugoed flows into the River Dyfi near the village.
Administrative CountyGwynedd
Traditional CountyMerioneth
OS GridSH8612
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityNorth Wales

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

Mallwyd, vil., Merioneth, and par., partly also in Montgomeryshire, on river Dyfi, 2 miles SE. of Dinas Mowddwy, 16,450 ac., pop. 1283; is noted for its beautiful scenery, and is a resort of anglers and artists; in the churchyard is a yew-tree of great size.

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