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Abergwesyn, Powys

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Abergwesyn, Powys

Abergwesyn is a village in the Welsh county of Powys, in mid-Wales, at the start of the Abergwesyn valley and the confluence of the Afon Irfon and the Afon Gwesyn. Abergwesyn Commons (16,500 acres) stretch for 12 miles between the Nant Irfon valley and Llanwrthwl. They are rich in archaeology, including Bronze Age ritual sites and deserted medieval villages. A National Trust project is focused on the preservation of the peatland.
Administrative CountyPowys
Traditional CountyBrecknockshire
OS GridSN8552
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityDyfed Powys

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