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Bodelwyddan, Denbighshire

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Bodelwyddan, Denbighshire

Bodelwyddan is a village and community in Denbighshire, Wales now bypassed by the A55 road. It has a population of 2,106. The village lies 3.7 miles east of Abergele, 5.1 miles south of Rhyl, and 15.7 miles north west of Ruthin. Notable buildings include the Marble Church, built by John Gibson in the 1850s; Bodelwyddan Castle, now used as a branch of the National Portrait Gallery; and Ysbyty Glan Clwyd, the major hospital for central North Wales.
Post townRHYL
Administrative CountyDenbighshire
Traditional CountyFlintshire
OS GridSJ0075
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityNorth Wales
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorth Wales
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorth Wales
Ambulance AuthorityWelsh
Dialling code01745
Population2,106 (2001)

Other names by which Bodelwyddan, Denbighshire has been known in the past


Bodelwyddan, Denbighshire in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Bodelwyddan, eccl. dist., vil., and seat, in par. and 3 miles W. of St Asaph, NW. Flintshire, pop. 518; P.O.

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