Derwen

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Derwen
St Mary's church, Derwen.jpg
St Mary's church, Derwen
Derwen is located in Denbighshire
Derwen
Derwen
Derwen shown within Denbighshire
Population426 (2011)
OS grid referenceSJ069506
Community
  • Derwen
Principal area
CountryWales
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Post townCORWEN
Postcode districtLL21
Dialling code01824
PoliceNorth Wales
FireNorth Wales
AmbulanceWelsh
EU ParliamentWales
UK Parliament
Welsh Assembly
List of places
UK
Wales
Denbighshire
53°02′42″N 3°23′17″W / 53.045°N 3.388°W / 53.045; -3.388Coordinates: 53°02′42″N 3°23′17″W / 53.045°N 3.388°W / 53.045; -3.388
Derwen's Celtic Cross

Derwen is a rural village in the south of Denbighshire, Wales. It lies approximately halfway between Corwen and Ruthin, in the upper part of Dyffryn Clwyd ond the north side of the River Clwyd, opposite the village of Brynsaithmarchog. The population of the community as taken at the 2011 census was 426.[1]

An old Celtic Cross stands in the village, near the church, dating from the early middle ages.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "community population 2011". Retrieved 23 May 2015.