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Penyffordd, Flintshire

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Penyffordd, Flintshire

Penyffordd is a village in Flintshire, Wales, situated to the south west of Buckley and to the west of Chester. The name is derived from the Welsh Pen Y Ffordd - meaning, literally, "head of the road". The resident population of Penyffordd, as measured in the 2001 Census, was 3,715. Penyffordd lies to the east of A550, south of its junction with the A55 (North Wales Expressway).
Post townCHESTER
Administrative CountyFlintshire
Traditional CountyFlintshire
OS GridSJ3061
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityNorth Wales
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorth Wales
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorth Wales
Ambulance AuthorityWelsh
Dialling code01244
Population3,715 (2001 Census)

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

Penyffordd, hamlet with ry. sta., Flintshire, 5 miles NW. of Wrexham; P.O.

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