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Ciliau Aeron, Ceredigion

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Ciliau Aeron, Ceredigion

Ciliau Aeron (English: where the valley of the river Aeron narrows) is a small village 4 miles from Aberaeron in Ceredigion, Wales on the left bank of the River Aeron. The word Ciliau comes from the Welsh for corners. Aeron Corners in English refers to the many bends taken by the river through this area. The village post office has long gone, but Ciliau has a thriving school and a well-used village hall.
Administrative CountyCeredigion
Traditional CountyCardiganshire
OS GridSN5058
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityDyfed Powys
Fire and Rescue AuthorityMid and West Wales
Fire and Rescue AuthorityMid and West Wales
Ambulance AuthorityWelsh
Dialling code01545

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

Cilie Aeron ~ Kilie Aeron ~ Kilie Ayron

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

Cilie Aeron, par., mid. Cardiganshire, on river Aeron, 4½ miles SE. of Aberaeron, 1914 ac., pop. 329; P.O., called Ciliau Aeron.

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