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Llangennith, Swansea

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Llangennith, Swansea

Llangennith is a village in Gower, in the City and County of Swansea, south Wales. It sits at a crossroads in northwest Gower: Moor Lane leads westwards to a caravan park near Rhossili Bay; while Burrows Lane leads northwards to a caravan park overlooking Broughton Bay. The village has a scattering of houses, centred on St Cenydd's church, and one pub - the King's Head. The neighbouring bay is popular with surfers.
Post townSWANSEA
Administrative CountySwansea
Traditional CountyGlamorgan
OS GridSS4291
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Region
CountryWales
Police AuthoritySouth Wales
Fire and Rescue AuthorityMid and West Wales
Fire and Rescue AuthorityMid and West Wales
Ambulance AuthorityWelsh
Dialling code01792
 

Other names by which Llangennith, Swansea has been known in the past

Llangenydd

Llangennith, Swansea in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Llangennith, par., Gower Peninsula, Glamorgan, 15 miles W. of Swansea, 3367 ac., pop. 292; P.O.

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