The Llangernyw Yew is 4,000 years old
Llangernyw shown within Conwy
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Llangernyw is a rural, mostly Welsh-speaking, village and community in Conwy County Borough, Wales. At the 2001 census it had a population of 982 in 2001, 67 per cent of which were Welsh-speaking. The figures for the 2011 census were : population 1,079: Welsh speakers= 63.7%. The village lies on the A548 between Llanrwst and Llanfair Talhaiarn, at the point where the Afon Cledwen, a tributary of the Afon Elwy, is crossed by the main road.
Also of note is the Sir Henry Jones Museum, which is dedicated to the life of the philosopher and academic, Henry Jones, who grew up in the village. The museum is his childhood home, a small cottage, which has been preserved internally and externally.
- Office for National Statistics : Census 2001 : Parish Headcounts : Conwy
- "Community population 2011 & % of Welsh speakers". Retrieved 21 May 2015.
- Joanna Billing (2004). "North Wales Coast and the Isle of Anglesey". The Hidden Places of Wales (3rd ed.). Travel Publishing. pp. 45–92. ISBN 978-1-904434-07-8.
- "Ward population 2011". Retrieved 21 May 2015.
Media related to Llangernyw at Wikimedia Commons
- A Vision of Britain Through Time
- British Listed Buildings
- Clwyd Churches: Gwytherin
- Clwyd Churches: Llangernyw
- Eastern Conwy Churches Survey: Gwytherin
- Eastern Conwy Churches Survey: Llangernyw
- Genuki: Gwytherin
- Genuki: Llangernyw
- Office for National Statistics
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