|Area||34.27 km2 (13.23 sq mi)|
|• Density||29/km2 (75/sq mi)|
|OS grid reference|
|Sovereign state||United Kingdom|
|Senedd Cymru – Welsh Parliament|
Botwnnog is a village and community in Gwynedd in Wales, located on the Llŷn Peninsula 6 km (4 mi) west-north-west of Abersoch. It is in the historic county of Caernarfonshire. It has a population of 955, increasing to 996 at the 2011 Census. The community covers around 34 square kilometres (13.2 sq mi).
The artist Moses Griffith (1749–1819) was born in Botwnnog and attended Ysgol Botwnnog. His watercolour Bottwnog church & free school is in the collection of the National Library of Wales. Welsh band Cowbois Rhos Botwnnog come from the small settlement of Rhos Botwnnog.
- "Community/Ward population 2011". Retrieved 14 May 2015.
- Office for National Statistics : Neighbourhood Statistics : Census 2001 : Parish Headcounts : Gwynedd Archived 22 September 2010 at the Wayback Machine
- Ellis, Megan (1959). "Moses Griffith". Dictionary of Welsh Biography.
- "Botwnnog Church and Free School". National Library of Wales.
- Hughes, Ian (17 September 2010) "Music profile: Cowbois Rhos Botwnnog", Daily Post (North Wales). Retrieved 5 October 2017.
- "Ysgol Botwnnog". Retrieved 7 July 2016.
- Schools Inquiry Commission (1868). Report of the Commissioners. G .E. Eyre and W. Spottiswoode. p. Appendix 60. Retrieved 30 June 2012.
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- www.geograph.co.uk : photo of Botwnnog and surrounding area
- Ysgol Botwnnog website
- Photograph of pupils at Ysgol Botwnnog in 1913
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