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Llanpumsaint, Carmarthenshire

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Llanpumsaint, Carmarthenshire

Llanpumsaint (Welsh "Llan" church + "pum" five + "saint" saint) is a village and community in Carmarthenshire, West Wales. In the 2001 UK Census, Llanpumsaint community had a population of 595. It is not to be confused with Pumsaint, a small village some distance away on the River Cothi. Llanpumsaint community comprises the neighbouring hamlet of Nebo, the Hindu community and temple at Skanda Vale and a number of farms.
Post townCARMARTHEN
Administrative CountyCarmarthenshire
Traditional CountyCarmarthenshire
OS GridSN4129
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 code01267
Population595 (2001)
 

Other names by which Llanpumsaint, Carmarthenshire has been known in the past

Llanpumpsaint

Llanpumsaint, Carmarthenshire in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Llanpumpsaint, par. and ry. sta., in co. and 6 miles N. of Carmarthen, 4079 ac., pop. 502; P.O.

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