Hermon, Pembrokeshire

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Hermon is located in Pembrokeshire
Location within Pembrokeshire
OS grid referenceSN2108531908
Principal area
Ceremonial county
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Postcode districtSA35
Dialling code01239
FireMid and West Wales
EU ParliamentWales
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Welsh Assembly
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51°57′25″N 4°36′18″W / 51.957°N 4.605°W / 51.957; -4.605Coordinates: 51°57′25″N 4°36′18″W / 51.957°N 4.605°W / 51.957; -4.605

Hermon (About this soundWelsh pronunciation) is a small rural village in the parish of Llanfyrnach and the community of Crymych, Pembrokeshire, Wales, about 1 mile (1.6 km) southeast of Crymych.[1]


A pre-1850 parish map shows an inn in the village,[2] The Lamb Inn which, according to CAMRA, is now (2018) closed.[3]


Hermon Baptist Chapel

There are two chapels in the village. Hermon Baptist Chapel was built in 1808 and subsequently rebuilt the same century.[4] Brynmyrnach Welsh Independent Chapel was built in 1888.[5][6]

Community Centre[edit]

When Hermon School closed in 2006, it was bought by the community, extended and converted into a Community Resource Centre (Canolfan Hermon), which was completed in 2013. The 53 pupils of the school transferred to Ysgol-y-Frenni Community Primary School.[7][8]


  1. ^ Ordnance survey
  2. ^ "GENUKI: Llanfyrnach Parish map (14)". Retrieved 11 November 2018.
  3. ^ "CAMRA: Lamb Inn, Hermon". Retrieved 14 November 2018.
  4. ^ "Coflein: Hermon Welsh Baptist Chapel". Retrieved 11 November 2018.
  5. ^ "Coflein: Brynmyrnach Welsh Independent Chapel". Retrieved 11 November 2018.
  6. ^ "GENUKI: Brynmyrnach Chapel". Retrieved 11 November 2018.
  7. ^ "Community centre at ex-Pembrokeshire school's £400k extension". BBC News. 28 September 2013. Retrieved 14 November 2018.
  8. ^ Reynolds, David and Jones, Meriel (2007). Small school closure in Wales. Institute of Welsh Affairs. p. 13. ISBN 9781904773276. Retrieved 11 November 2018.CS1 maint: Multiple names: authors list (link)

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