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Cilcain, Flintshire

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Cilcain, Flintshire

Cilcain is a small community, near Mold in Flintshire, north-east Wales. The village has an industrial history and includes the Millennium Falcon Woods, a post office, a public house, a parish church, a Primary School (Ysgol y Foel) and a village hall. Cilcain borders the parishes of Rhosesmor, Rhes-y-cae and Rhydymwyn.
Post townMOLD
Administrative CountyFlintshire
Traditional CountyFlintshire
OS GridSJ1765
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityNorth Wales
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorth Wales
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorth Wales
Ambulance AuthorityWelsh
Dialling code01352
Population1,881 (2001)

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

Cilcen ~ Kilken ~ Llan ~ Tre Llan

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

Cilcen, par. and vil., in co. and 6 miles SW. of Flint, 6570 ac., pop. 936; P.O. The vil. is 4 miles NW. of Mold ry. sta. The seat of Cilcen Hall is 2 miles N. of vil.

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