Scleddau

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Coordinates: 51°58′04″N 4°59′36″W / 51.967814°N 4.99326°W / 51.967814; -4.99326

Scleddau
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Scleddau is located in Pembrokeshire
Scleddau
Scleddau
 Scleddau shown within Pembrokeshire
Population 971 
OS grid reference SM93SW88
    - Cardiff 84.8 mi (136.5 km)  
    - London 210.6 mi (338.9 km)  
Principal area Pembrokeshire
Country Wales
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town Abergwaun
Police Dyfed-Powys
Fire Mid and West Wales
Ambulance Welsh
EU Parliament Wales
List of places
UK
Wales
Pembrokeshire

Scleddau is a village and a community in the county of Pembrokeshire, Wales, and is 2 miles (3.2 km) south of Fishguard on the A40.[1][2] In 2011 the population of Scleddau was 971 with 34.2% able to speak Welsh.[3]

The River Cleddau which lends its name to the village flows under the main road. Castell Hendre-Wen and the Round Barrow on Jordanson Hill are both Scheduled prehistoric Monuments dating back to the early Iron Age.[4][5] 1 mile (1.6 km) south-east of Scleddau, and within the community, is the Grade II Listed Church of St Justinian, in the village of Trecwn.

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