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
EU ParliamentWales
UK Parliament
Welsh Assembly
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".