Abermule

Frae Wikipedia
Lowp tae: navigation, rake

Coordinates: 52°32′34″N 3°14′12″W / 52.54281°N 3.23662°W / 52.54281; -3.23662

Abermule
Welsh: Abermiwl
Abermule is located in Wales2
Abermule
Abermule

 Abermule shown within Wales
Principal area Powys
Ceremonial county Powys
Country Wales
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town Montgomery
Postcode district SY15
Dialling code 01686
Police
Fire Mid an Wast Wales
Ambulance Welsh
EU Parliament Wales
UK Parliament Montgomeryshire
List of places
UK
Wales

Abermule (Welsh: Abermiwl) is a veelage in Powys, mid Wales, locatit on the River Severn. The Montgomeryshire canal runs through Abermule, the canal is vera close tae the river.

Amenities[eedit | eedit soorce]

Hotel

The veelage haes ane primary schuil - Abermule CP School; previously cried Dolforwyn CP Schuil - a veelage shop, a caravan park, a growin number o new hooses, a commonty centre/playin fields, twa pairks for childer, a bowlin green, 2 tennis courts an twa pubs - 'The Abermule Hotel' an 'The Waterloo'. Abermule is hame tae Wales' first privately awned Natural Burial steid an aw, Green Lane Burial Field.

History[eedit | eedit soorce]

Nearby are the remains o Dolforwyn Castle, the anerlie castle built bi the last native prince o Gwynedd o direct descent, Llywelyn ap Gruffydd Fychan, Prince o Wales. In 2006 a Roman Road wis foond while biggin the "Felin Hafren" estate.

Railway[eedit | eedit soorce]

Abermule wis the junction for a short branch railway tae Kerry closed in 1956. It haed its awn station till it wis closed as pairt o the Beeching cuts in 1965 an aw. The Cambrian railway uisers group haes cried for the reinstatement o this station.

The veelage wis the steid o the Abermule train collision on 26 Januar 1921, which killed 17 passengers, includin the Cambrian Railways chairman, Lord Herbert Vane-Tempest o Machynlleth.

There is a regular bus service runnin tae Welshpool, Newtown an Montgomery.

Fitbaa[eedit | eedit soorce]

Abermule FC play ahint the Primary Schuil in the centre o Abermule. The team haes been pairt o the Montgomeryshire leagues for 39 years. The current team is co-managit bi Steven Morris an Michael 'Smithy' Fletcher.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

Freemit airtins[eedit | eedit soorce]

Template:Severn frae source tae Llandrinio