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Caerwys, Flintshire

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Caerwys, Flintshire

Caerwys is a town in Flintshire, Wales. It is situated just under two miles from the A55 North Wales Expressway and one mile from the A541 Mold-Denbigh road. At the 2001 Census, the population of Caerwys civil parish was 10,315, with a total ward population of 20,496. Caerwys is mentioned in the Domesday Book as a small market town. The well-maintained church is dedicated to St. Michael. It has two parallel naves.
Post townBUCKLEY
Administrative CountyFlintshire
Traditional CountyFlintshire
OS GridSJ1272
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 code01352
Population(2001 Census)
 

Other names by which Caerwys, Flintshire has been known in the past

Cairos

Caerwys, Flintshire in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Caerwys, parliamentary bor., and par. with ry. sta., N. Flintshire, 7½ miles E. of St Asaph and 201 miles NW. of London -- par., 2737 ac., pop. 805; bor., 754 ac., pop. 604; P.O., T.O.; has large cattle fairs. C. is one of the Flint district of parl. bors., and unites with 7 others in sending 1 member to Parl. See FLINT BOROUGHS.

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