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Tremeirchion, Denbighshire

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Tremeirchion, Denbighshire

Tremeirchion (previously known as 'Lleweni) is a small residential community in Denbighshire, Wales. It is located on the B5429 road, to the north east of Denbigh and to the west of St Asaph. The town was part of the traditional lands of the Salusbury family and the Cotton baronets. It was dominated by these two families until the early part of the twentieth century. It briefly became well known during the fin de si├Ęcle after a series of dinosaur bones were found in the area.
Post townST. ASAPH
Administrative CountyDenbighshire
Traditional CountyFlintshire
OS GridSJ0873
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Region
CountryWales
Police AuthorityNorth Wales
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorth Wales
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorth Wales
Ambulance AuthorityWelsh
Dialling code01745
Population(2001 Census)
 

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

Dymeirchion ~ Llan ~ Dinmersch

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

Dymeirchion, par., Flintshire, 3 miles SE. of St Asaph, 4031 ac., pop. 654.

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