Llanelltyd

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Llanelltyd
Pont Wnion and the centre of Llanelltyd village - geograph.org.uk - 536122.jpg
Pont Wnion and the centre of the village
Llanelltyd is located in Gwynedd
Llanelltyd
Llanelltyd
Llanelltyd shown within Gwynedd
Population514 (2011)
OS grid referenceSH714194
Community
  • Llanelltyd
Principal area
CountryWales
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Post townDOLGELLAU
Postcode districtLL40
Dialling code01341
PoliceNorth Wales
FireNorth Wales
AmbulanceWelsh
EU ParliamentWales
UK Parliament
Welsh Assembly
List of places
UK
Wales
Gwynedd
52°45′25″N 3°54′18″W / 52.757°N 3.905°W / 52.757; -3.905Coordinates: 52°45′25″N 3°54′18″W / 52.757°N 3.905°W / 52.757; -3.905

Llanelltyd (Welsh: Llanelltyd) is a small village and community in Gwynedd, to the northwest of Dolgellau. The community population taken at the 2011 Census was 514, 57.4% of which speak Welsh.[1]

It is home to the 12th-century Cymer Abbey, a grade I listed building.[2] St Illtyd's church, one of the oldest parish churches in Wales, is a grade II* listed building.[3]

Notable people born in Llanelltyd[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Community population 2011". Retrieved 14 May 2015.
  2. ^ "Cymer Abbey, a 470 (N Side), Cymer Abbey, Llanelltyd". British Listed Buildings. Retrieved 16 December 2013.
  3. ^ "Parish Church of St Illtyd including churchyard walls and gatepiers, Llanelltyd". British Listed Buildings. Retrieved 16 December 2013.

External links[edit]

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