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Betws, Carmarthenshire

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Betws, Carmarthenshire

Betws is a small village on the River Amman, some 15 miles north of Swansea, Wales; it is part of the ecclesiastical parish of Betws and Ammanford. The nearby mountain, at the western end of the Black Mountain, is named after the village, and has a large area of common land.
Administrative CountyCarmarthenshire
Traditional CountyCarmarthenshire
OS GridSN6311
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 code01269

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


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

Bettws.* -- par., SE. Carmarthenshire, 8 miles S. of Llandilofawr, 6511 ac., pop. 1738.

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