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Ewloe, Flintshire

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Ewloe, Flintshire

Ewloe is a small town in Flintshire, Wales, contiguous with Hawarden and Buckley and near to Queensferry and Shotton. Situated close to the Flintshire/Cheshire sector of the Wales-England border, Ewloe forms part of Deeside. The A55 expressway passes through the town and its most notable landmark is Ewloe Castle. At the 2001 Census, the population was 4,862 (2,390 males, 2,472 females).
Post townDEESIDE
Administrative CountyFlintshire
Traditional CountyFlintshire
OS GridSJ2966
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityNorth Wales
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorth Wales
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorth Wales
Ambulance AuthorityWelsh
Dialling code01244
Population4,862 (2001 Census)

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

Ewloe Town and Ewloe Wood

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

Ewloe Town and Ewloe Wood, 2 hamlets, in par. and 1½ mile NW. of Hawarden, Flintshire; adjacent are the ruins of Ewloe Castle.

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