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Llanymawddwy, Gwynedd

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Llanymawddwy, Gwynedd

Llanymawddwy is a village in Gwynedd, Wales, which is to the north of the larger village of Dinas Mawddwy, on the minor road which connects Dinas Mawddwy to Llanuwchllyn over Bwlch y Groes. The most notable building is St. Tydecho parish church, where the tradition of singing Matins endures. Alfred George Edwards, the first Archbishop of the disestablished Church in Wales, was born in Llanymawddwy in 1848.
Administrative CountyGwynedd
Traditional CountyMerioneth
OS GridSH9019
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityNorth Wales

Other names by which Llanymawddwy, Gwynedd has been known in the past


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

Llanymowddwy, par. and vil., Merioneth, in E. of co.- par., 15,290 ac., pop. 483; vil., 4 miles NE. of Dinas Mowddwy; P.O.

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