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Derwen, Denbighshire

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Derwen, Denbighshire

Derwen is a rural village in the south of Denbighshire, Wales. It lies approximately half way between Corwen and Ruthin, in the upper part of Dyffryn Clwyd ond the north side of the River Clwyd, opposite the village of Brynsaithmarchog. An old Celtic Cross stands in the village, near the church, dating from the early middle ages.
Administrative CountyDenbighshire
Traditional CountyDenbighshire
OS GridSJ0650
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityNorth Wales

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

Derwen, par. and ry. sta., on S. border of Denbighshire, 5 miles NW. of Corwen, 3554 ac., pop. 535; P.O.

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