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Herbrandston, Pembrokeshire

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Herbrandston, Pembrokeshire

Herbrandston is a large coastal village on the north side of the River Cleddau, in southern Pembrokeshire, Wales. It is situated to the west of Milford Haven and Hakin, and lies to the east of St Ishmael's. The village has a population of 1,523, 15% of which is Welsh speaking. Before 1960 and the building of the ESSO oil refinery, the village only had a population of 200. But, as infrastructure grew, so did the population.
Administrative CountyPembrokeshire
Traditional CountyPembrokeshire
OS GridSM8607
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityDyfed Powys
Fire and Rescue AuthorityMid and West Wales
Fire and Rescue AuthorityMid and West Wales
Ambulance AuthorityWelsh
Dialling code01646

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

Herbrandston, par. and vil., Pembrokeshire, 3 miles NW. of Milford, 1433 ac. and 135 tidal water and foreshore, pop. 358; P.O.

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