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Pantasaph, Flintshire

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Pantasaph, Flintshire

Pantasaph is a small village in Flintshire, north-east Wales, two miles south of Holywell. It is notable for its large Franciscan Retreat Centre on the main street. The village graveyard holds the remains of a number of British soldiers shot for cowardice during World War I. It is also the location of the former St Clare's Convent built in 1862 which included a hospital and orphanage school which closed c. 1977/78.
Post townHOLYWELL
Administrative CountyFlintshire
Traditional CountyFlintshire
OS GridSJ1675
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
 

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