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Clarbeston, Pembrokeshire

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Clarbeston, Pembrokeshire

Clarbeston is a village and parish in Pembrokeshire, Wales. It is situated 11 km east of Haverfordwest. The parish, together with Wiston and Walton East, constitute the community of Wiston. Clarbeston Road railway station and the surrounding settlement and post town of Clarbeston Road lie to the west of the village. The English placename means "Clarenbald's farm", Clarenbald being a continental Germanic personal name. The Welsh placename is a translation of the English.
Administrative CountyPembrokeshire
Traditional CountyPembrokeshire
OS GridSN0421
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Region
CountryWales
Police AuthorityDyfed Powys
 

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

Clarbeston Road

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

Clarbeston, par. and vil. with ry. sta. (Clarbeston Road), mid. Pembrokeshire, 6½ miles NE. of Haverfordwest, 1588 ac., pop. 153; P.O., called Clarbeston Road. The vil. is 2 miles NW. of sta.

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