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Llanuwchllyn is a village in Gwynedd, Wales, near the southern end of Bala Lake (Llyn Tegid). Its population according to the United Kingdom Census 2001 was 834. , of which approximately 81% were Welsh-speaking. Llanuwchllyn railway station is the headquarters of the narrow gauge Bala Lake Railway, centred on the former Great Western Railway station on the standard-gauge line from Ruabon to Barmouth. The town was the birthplace of Welsh language author and educationalist Owen Morgan Edwards.
|OS Settlement Classification||Other settlement (village, hamlet etc)|
|Police Authority||North Wales|
Other names by which Llanuwchllyn, Gwynedd has been known in the past
Llanuchyllyn ~ Llanuwchyllyn
Llanuwchllyn, Gwynedd in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)
Llanuchyllyn, par. and vil. with ry. sta., Merioneth, in NE. of co.- par., 12,000 ac., pop. 1078; vil., near head of Bala Lake, 3¾ miles SW. of Bala; P.O.
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