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Gwyddelwern, Denbighshire

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Gwyddelwern, Denbighshire

Gwyddelwern is a small village and community of 508 residents, situated approximately 2 miles north of Corwen in Denbighshire in Wales. Historically the village was part of the Edeirnion district of Meirionnydd. Edeirnion was part of the Glynd┼Ár district of Clwyd from 1974 to 1996, when the area became part of the principal area of Denbighshire. The village straddles the A494 road.
Post townCORWEN
Administrative CountyDenbighshire
Traditional CountyMerioneth
OS GridSJ0746
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityNorth Wales
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorth Wales
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorth Wales
Ambulance AuthorityWelsh
Dialling code01490
Population508 (2001)

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

Gwyddelwern, par. and vil. with ry. sta., NE. Merioneth, 2½ m. N. of Corwen, 9127 ac., pop. 1445; P.O.

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