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Llangwyryfon, Ceredigion

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Llangwyryfon, Ceredigion

Llangwyryfon is a village in the county of Ceredigion, Wales. It lies on the B4576 about 8 miles to the south and east of Aberystwyth. The village lies in the valley of the River Wyre and contains the roadbridge where the B4576 crosses the Wyre downstream of which lies the confluence of the rivers Beidiog and the Wyre. The name Llangwyryfon derives from the tale of Saint Ursula to whom the village church is dedicated.
Post townABERYSTWYTH
Administrative CountyCeredigion
Traditional CountyCardiganshire
OS GridSN5970
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 code01974
Population625
 

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

Llan Y Gwyryfon ~ Llangrwyddon

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

Llangwyryfon, par., Cardiganshire, 5 miles S. of Aberystwith, 3846 ac., pop. 522; P.O.

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