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Nercwys, Flintshire

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Nercwys, Flintshire

Nercwys is a rural village in Flintshire, Wales which is surrounded by open countryside. It has a small school and a local bus service to Mold which is around 20 miles away. The older, Anglicised spelling of Nerquis can sometimes be found.
Administrative CountyFlintshire
Traditional CountyFlintshire
OS GridSJ2361
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityNorth Wales

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

Nerewys ~ Nerquis

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

Nerquis (or Nerewys), eccl. dist., township, and vil., Mold par., Flintshire - eccl. dist., pop. 1095; township, 2318 ac., pop. 644; vil., 2 miles SE. of Mold; P.O.; in vicinity is Nerquis Hall, seat.

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