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Colwyn Bay, Conwy (Bae Colwyn)

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Colwyn Bay, Conwy (Bae Colwyn)

Colwyn Bay is a town and seaside resort in Conwy County Borough on the north coast of Wales overlooking the Irish Sea. Eight neighbouring communities are incorporated within its postal district.
Administrative CountyConwy
Traditional CountyDenbighshire / Caernarfonshire
OS GridSH8678
OS Settlement ClassificationTown
Police AuthorityNorth Wales
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorth Wales
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorth Wales
Ambulance AuthorityWelsh
Dialling code01492
Population28,992 (2001 Census)

Other names by which Colwyn Bay, Conwy (Bae Colwyn) has been known in the past

Colwyn Bay/Bae Colwyn ~ Bae Colwyn

Colwyn Bay, Conwy (Bae Colwyn) in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Colwyn Bay, watering-place with ry. sta., Denbighshire, 6 miles W. of Abergele and 219 NW. of London; P.O., T.O., 1 Bank; is situated in one of the most beautiful spots in North Wales.

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