Category:Counties of Wales

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The modern counties of Wales were created on '''April 1, 1996''' following local government reorganisation.
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Several of these counties took the same name as one of the historic counties which were abolished in 1974. However, they cover a substantially different area from the historic county of that name!
  
 
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The modern counties of Wales were created on April 1, 1996 following local government reorganisation.

Several of these counties took the same name as one of the historic counties which were abolished in 1974. However, they cover a substantially different area from the historic county of that name!