Difference between revisions of "County Borough of Conwy, Wales Genealogy"

From FamilySearch Wiki
Jump to: navigation, search
m
m
Line 1: Line 1:
 
[[Wales]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] County Borough of Conwy  
 
[[Wales]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] County Borough of Conwy  
  
[[Image:Conwy1996.png|thumb|right]]  
+
[[Image:Wales-county-conwy.jpg|right]]<br>
  
 
The '''County Borough of Conwy''' in [[Wales]], was formed as a Unitary Authority during the re-organisation of local government in Wales in 1996, by merging the districts of '''Aberconwy''' and '''Colwyn''' from the [[County of Gwynedd]]. Its was originally named '''Aberconwy and Colwyn''' but its council immediately renamed it to '''Conwy'''. <br>  
 
The '''County Borough of Conwy''' in [[Wales]], was formed as a Unitary Authority during the re-organisation of local government in Wales in 1996, by merging the districts of '''Aberconwy''' and '''Colwyn''' from the [[County of Gwynedd]]. Its was originally named '''Aberconwy and Colwyn''' but its council immediately renamed it to '''Conwy'''. <br>  

Revision as of 09:46, 7 July 2013

Wales Gotoarrow.png County Borough of Conwy

Wales-county-conwy.jpg

The County Borough of Conwy in Wales, was formed as a Unitary Authority during the re-organisation of local government in Wales in 1996, by merging the districts of Aberconwy and Colwyn from the County of Gwynedd. Its was originally named Aberconwy and Colwyn but its council immediately renamed it to Conwy.

The county borough stretches fro the sea in the north to high moorland in the south, and contains the towns of Conwy,Llandudno, Colwyn Bay, Abergeleand Llanrwst.

Historically, the area lay in the historic counties of Caernarfonshire and Denbighshire.

See also:

Communities in Conwy