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Clwyd 1974-1996

The Clwyd Family History Society was founded in 1980 to encourage the study of genealogy and family history in north-east Wales, and to provide a forum for people who are interested in these subjects to meet, and to help each other. It now has approximately 1000 members worldwide.

The former county of Clwyd was created in 1974, by merging the historic counties of Flintshire, most of Denbighshire, and the eastern part of Merionethshire.

Clwyd was abolished as an administrative county on 31st March 1996; and at the same time, four new unitary authorities came into being - these were named Flintshire, Denbighshire, Wrexham County Borough, and Conwy County Borough. However, the boundaries of the "new" Flintshire and Denbighshire are quite different from those of the historic (pre-1974) counties of the same name. Today Clwyd exists only as a ceremonial county.

 

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Saturday 11th February 2017

at 2.00 pm.

DISCOVERING WELSH HOUSES

with Margaret Dunn

Prestatyn Church Hall, LL19 9AR

Follow signs for town centre. Going up the High St, turn left into Nant Hall Road. Look for the church spire and the library. Turn into the pay & display car park in front of the Community centre. At the top of the public car park there is a free car park at the hall.

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