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Johnston, Pembrokeshire

Johnston is a community in the hundred of Roose, Pembrokeshire, Wales. It lies on the A4076 road approximately midway between Haverfordwest and the port of Milford Haven and is served by Johnston railway station. Until the end of the 19th century, anthracite was mined here. The village is now a dormitory for Haverfordwest and Milford Haven, and is reported to be the largest village in Wales.
Administrative CountyPembrokeshire
Traditional CountyPembrokeshire
OS GridSM9310
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 code01437
Population2363 (2010 estimate)

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

Johnston, par. and ry. sta., Pembrokeshire, 4½ miles SW. of Haverfordwest, 1295 ac., pop. 209; P.O.; near the station is the seat of Johnston Hall.

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