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Llanrhian, Pembrokeshire

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Llanrhian, Pembrokeshire

Llanrhian is a small village in Pembrokeshire in west Wales, near the coast, south of Porthgain village. According to the 2001 census it had a population of 897. Llanrhian is noted for its stone watermill named Melin Llanrhian which is now being run as a holiday cottage. The old machinery used in the mill still remains. The village is in the area of the Pembrokeshire Coast National Park.
Administrative CountyPembrokeshire
Traditional CountyPembrokeshire
OS GridSM8131
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Region
CountryWales
Police AuthorityDyfed Powys
Fire and Rescue AuthorityMid and West Wales
Fire and Rescue AuthorityMid and West Wales
Ambulance AuthorityWelsh
 

Other names by which Llanrhian, Pembrokeshire has been known in the past

Llanrhain ~ Llanrian

Llanrhian, Pembrokeshire in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Llanrian, coast par., Pembrokeshire, in NW. of co., 6½ miles NE. of St Davids, 3683 ac., pop. 824; P.O., called Llanrhain.

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