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Hawarden, Flintshire (Penarlâg)

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Hawarden, Flintshire (Penarlâg)

Administrative CountyFlintshire
Traditional CountyFlintshire
OS GridSJ3165
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityNorth Wales

Other names by which Hawarden, Flintshire (Penarlâg) has been known in the past

Hawarden/Penarlâg ~ Penarlâg ~ Haordin ~ Harden ~ Hardn ~ Pen Y Llwch ~ Haordine

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

Hawarden (pronounced Harden), market town, par., and township, Flintshire, on affluent of river Dee, 8 miles SW. of Chester and 186 miles NW. of London - par., 17,302 ac., pop. 9387; township, 15,000 ac., pop. 7087; P.O., T.O. Coarse earthenware, tiles, and bricks are its mfrs. The nearest sta. is Queensferry, 1½ mile N. In the vicinity is Hawarden Castle, the seat of the Right Hon. W. E. Gladstone, M.P.

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