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'''Denbigh''' (Welsh: '''Dinbych''') is a town, [[Communities in Wales|community]] and ecclesiastical parish in [[Denbighshire]], [[Wales]]. Prior to 1888, it was the county town of Denbighshire but was later replaced by [[Ruthin, Denbighshire|Ruthin]].
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Before 1974 the town was in the historic county of [[Denbighshire]] and, between 1874 and 1996 in the [[County of Clwyd]]. In 1996 it became part of the modern county of [[Denbighshire]].
  
 
=== Administration  ===
 
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=== Maps and Gazetteers  ===
 
=== Maps and Gazetteers  ===
  
*[http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/place/1046 Vision of Britain]
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*[http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/place/1046 Vision of Britain - Denbigh]
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*[http://www.geograph.org.uk/search.php?i=41451697 Geograph - Denbigh]
  
 
=== Web Sites  ===
 
=== Web Sites  ===
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*[http://www.clwydfhs.org.uk/eglwysi/denbigh.htm Denbigh Parish Church] at Clwyd FHS
  
 
[[Category:Denbighshire]] [[Category:Historic_Denbighshire_Parishes]]
 
[[Category:Denbighshire]] [[Category:Historic_Denbighshire_Parishes]]

Revision as of 13:36, 12 May 2013

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History

Denbigh (Welsh: Dinbych) is a town, community and ecclesiastical parish in Denbighshire, Wales. Prior to 1888, it was the county town of Denbighshire but was later replaced by Ruthin.

Before 1974 the town was in the historic county of Denbighshire and, between 1874 and 1996 in the County of Clwyd. In 1996 it became part of the modern county of Denbighshire.

Administration

Years County
before 31 March 1974 Denbighshire
1 April 1974 - 31 March 1996 Clwyd
from 1 April 1996 Denbighshire

Records

Civil Registration

Church Records

Census Records

Probate Records

Maps and Gazetteers

Web Sites