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Llangoedmor, Ceredigion

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Llangoedmor, Ceredigion

Llangoedmor is a village 2 miles east of Cardigan, Ceredigion, Wales. It is also the name of a Community Council which encompasses Llechryd and parts of Penparc. Llangoedmore (Welsh: the church the great wood), is derived from the groves of Welsh Oak and other trees which existed there. The remnants of the woodland still exist and are now a site of Special Scientific Interest, this wood is known locally as Cwm Du (meaning Black Valley in English).
Post townCARDIGAN
Administrative CountyCeredigion
Traditional CountyCardiganshire
OS GridSN2045
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 code01239
 

Other names by which Llangoedmor, Ceredigion has been known in the past

Llangoedmawr ~ Llangoedmore

Llangoedmor, Ceredigion in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Llangoedmore, par., on river Teifi, in co. and 1 mile SE. of Cardigan, 4946 ac., pop. 882.

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