Carreghofa

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Carreghofa
Carreghofa Locks - geograph.org.uk - 710588.jpg
Carreghofa is located in Powys
Carreghofa
Carreghofa
Location within Powys
Population667 
OS grid referenceSJ 258 205
• Cardiff89.6 mi (144.2 km)
• London153.6 mi (247.2 km)
Community
  • Carreghofa
Principal area
CountryWales
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Post townLlanfechain
PoliceDyfed-Powys
FireMid and West Wales
AmbulanceWelsh
List of places
UK
Wales
Powys
52°46′37″N 3°06′04″W / 52.776907°N 3.101142°W / 52.776907; -3.101142Coordinates: 52°46′37″N 3°06′04″W / 52.776907°N 3.101142°W / 52.776907; -3.101142

Carreghofa (Welsh: Carreghwfa) is a community in Montgomeryshire, Powys, Wales, and is 89.6 miles (144.2 km) from Cardiff and 153.6 miles (247.2 km) from London.[1][2] In 2011 the population of Carreghofa was 667 with 10.2% of them able to speak Welsh.[3]

The largest settlement in the community is the Welsh part of the village of Llanymynech, on the border with England.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Bangor University Placenames Unit (Canolfan Bedwyr); Archived 2015-10-07 at the Wayback Machine accessed 9 May 2014
  2. ^ Google Maps (Map). Google.
  3. ^ Welsh Government website; 2011 Census Returns and stats; accessed 9 May 2014

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