Llanfairpwllgwyngyll

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Llanfairpwllgwyngyll

(Welsh hlanˌvaɪrpʊhlˈɡwɪnɡɪhl) ,

Llanfairpwll

or

Llanfair P. G.

n
(Placename) a village in NW Wales, in SE Anglesey: reputed to be the longest place name in Great Britain when unabbreviated; means: St Mary's Church in the hollow of the white hazel near the rapid whirlpool of Llandysilio of the red cave. Full name: Llanfairpwllgwyngyllgogerychwyrndrobwllllantysiliogogogoch
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WILLIAMS - MARIA September 2nd 2013 courageously after a long illness at Ysbyty Gwynedd in the presence of her family aged 50 years of Sarn Faban, Llanfair P.G. Loving and devoted wife of Rhys, proud and precious mother of Aled, Bethan and Gwenan, cherished daughter of the late Gordon and Mary Shroll, dear sister of Kristian and his wife Lisa, fond daughter in law of Avril and the late Richard Williams (Felin, Coedana) sister in law of Rhian and her husband Colin, aunt of Harriet, Dylan and the late Owain Rhys.
The WI movement was formed in 1915 at Llanfair P.G. in Anglesey.
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