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Saundersfoot, Pembrokeshire

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Saundersfoot, Pembrokeshire

Saundersfoot is a community in Pembrokeshire, west Wales. It is a seaside resort, and along with nearby Tenby, is one of the most visited Welsh holiday destinations. Saundersfoot lies in the Pembrokeshire Coast National Park and on the Pembrokeshire Coast Path.
Post townSaundersfoot
Administrative CountyPembrokeshire
Traditional CountyPembrokeshire
OS GridSN1304
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
Population2,784
 

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

Saundersfoot, seaport vil. with ry. sta., Pembrokeshire, 2½ miles NE. of Tenby, on Saundersfoot Bay; P.O., T.O. Saundersfoot has a commodious harbour for coal vessels, and is connected with the collieries by tram roads. Coal and iron are exported. A few lodging-houses have been built, and the place affords excellent facilities for sea-bathing. Saundersfoot Bay is an inlet of the sea on W. side of Carmarthen Bay; is 3 miles wide at entrance, and penetrates 1½ mile.

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