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Whitland, Carmarthenshire (Hendy-Gwyn)

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Whitland, Carmarthenshire (Hendy-Gwyn)

Whitland is a small town in Carmarthenshire, south-west Wales, lying on the River Tâf. Whitland is home to the elusive "Whitland Trout" noted for its eggs and oily scales.
Post townWHITLAND
Administrative CountyCarmarthenshire
Traditional CountyCarmarthenshire
OS GridSN2016
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
Dialling code01994
 

Other names by which Whitland, Carmarthenshire (Hendy-Gwyn) has been known in the past

Whitland/Hendy-Gwyn ~ Hendy-Gwyn ~ Eglwys Fair Glan Taf

Whitland, Carmarthenshire (Hendy-Gwyn) in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Whitland, vil. with ry. sta., Llanboidy par., Carmarthenshire, on W. border of co., 6 miles NE. of Narberth and 14 miles W. of Carmarthen; P.O., T.O.; adjoining to the vil. is the seat of Whitland Abbey, occupying site of priory of 12th century.

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