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Gladestry, Powys

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Gladestry, Powys

Gladestry is a small village and community in Powys, Mid Wales, close to the border with England at the end of the Hergest Ridge. The village is part of a thriving farming and agricultural community, and a local quarry. The village comprises a parish church, the Royal Oak pub, a primary school which educates around 50-60 children and a village hall. In the 2001 census the population of the community was 419.
Administrative CountyPowys
Traditional CountyRadnorshire
OS GridSO2355
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Region
CountryWales
Police AuthorityDyfed Powys
 

Gladestry, Powys in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Gladestry, par., E. Radnorshire, on river Gwyddel, 4 miles SE. of New Radnor, 3798 ac., pop. 337; P.O.; contains the seat of Gladestry Court.

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