Rhyd-uchaf

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Rhyd-uchaf
Playground, Rhyduchaf - geograph.org.uk - 572375.jpg
Cae Gwyn, Rhyd-uchaf
Rhyd-uchaf is located in Gwynedd
Rhyd-uchaf
Rhyd-uchaf
Location within Gwynedd
Population78 (2011)
OS grid referenceSH900378
• Cardiff143.3 miles
Community
  • Llandderfel
Principal area
CountryWales
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Post townBALA
Postcode districtLL23
Dialling code01678
PoliceNorth Wales
FireNorth Wales
AmbulanceWelsh
UK Parliament
Senedd Cymru – Welsh Parliament
List of places
UK
Wales
Gwynedd
52°55′38″N 3°38′16″W / 52.927086°N 3.637794°W / 52.927086; -3.637794Coordinates: 52°55′38″N 3°38′16″W / 52.927086°N 3.637794°W / 52.927086; -3.637794

Rhyd-uchaf is a hamlet in Gwynedd, Wales, approximately 2.4 miles (3.9 km) northwest of Bala and 1.4 miles (2.3 km) south of Frongoch (by footpath),[1] on an unnamed road which provides access to Arenig Fawr. The community population taken at the 2011 census was 78.[2]

Talybont Chapel[edit]

Talybont Chapel was built in 1837, with services held on behalf of the Presbyterian Church of Wales.[3]

Governance[edit]

Rhyd-uchaf is within the electoral ward of Llandderfel and the parish of Llanycil.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Direction: Rhyd-uchaf, Gwynedd to Frongoch, Bala". Google Maps. Google. Retrieved 12 April 2016.
  2. ^ "community population 2011". Retrieved 16 May 2015.
  3. ^ "Presbyterian Church of Wales".