Llandrillo, Denbighshire

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Llandrillo
Western approach to the sharp bend in Llandrillo's High Street - geograph.org.uk - 472186.jpg
High Street
Llandrillo is located in Denbighshire
Llandrillo
Llandrillo
Llandrillo shown within Denbighshire
Population580 (2011)
OS grid referenceSJ035371
Community
  • Llandrillo
Principal area
Ceremonial county
CountryWales
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Post townCORWEN
Postcode districtLL21
Dialling code01490
PoliceNorth Wales
FireNorth Wales
AmbulanceWelsh
EU ParliamentWales
UK Parliament
Welsh Assembly
List of places
UK
Wales
Denbighshire
52°55′19″N 3°26′10″W / 52.922°N 3.436°W / 52.922; -3.436Coordinates: 52°55′19″N 3°26′10″W / 52.922°N 3.436°W / 52.922; -3.436

Llandrillo (or, in full, Llandrillo yn Edeirnion) is a small village and community in the Edeirnion area of Denbighshire in Wales, between Bala, and Corwen on the B4401 road. It was historically in the county of Merionethshire, and has a population of 580.[1]

It is named after Saint Trillo who came from Brittany with other missionaries and who founded Llandrillo church on a mound next to the Ceidiog stream close to its confluence with the River Dee.

Governance[edit]

An electoral ward in the same name exists. This ward stretches north with a total population of 1,122.[2]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Office for National Statistics : Census 2011 : Parish Headcounts : Denbighshire Retrieved 14 January 2010
  2. ^ "Ward population 2011". Retrieved 23 May 2015.

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