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Barmouth

Barmouth (Abermaw (formal); Y Bermo (colloquial)) is a town in the county of Gwynedd, north-western Wales, lying on the estuary of the River Mawddach and Cardigan Bay. [1]

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Afon Mawddach

The Afon Mawddach (River Mawddach) is a river in Gwynedd, Wales, which has its source in a wide area north of Dduallt in Snowdonia.

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Association football

Association football, more commonly known as football or soccer, is a sport played between two teams of eleven players with a spherical ball.

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Bala, Gwynedd

Bala (Welsh: Y Bala) is a market town and community in Gwynedd, Wales.

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Barmouth & Dyffryn United F.C.

Barmouth & Dyffryn United Football Club is a Welsh football club based in the coastal town of Barmouth, Gwynedd.

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Barmouth Bridge

Barmouth Bridge (Welsh: Pont Abermaw), also known as Barmouth Viaduct, is a single-track largely wooden railway viaduct that crosses the River Mawddach estuary on the coast of Cardigan Bay, Wales.

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Barmouth Ferry

The Barmouth Ferry provides a passenger service across the River Mawddach in Gwynedd county, north Wales.

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Barmouth railway station

Barmouth railway station serves the seaside town of Barmouth in Gwynedd, Wales.

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Beach racing

Beach racing is an offshoot of enduro and motocross racing.

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Bill Tilman

Major Harold William "Bill" Tilman, CBE, DSO, MC and Bar, (14 February 1898–1977) was an English mountaineer and explorer, renowned for his Himalayan climbs and sailing voyages.

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Birmingham

Birmingham is a city and metropolitan borough in the West Midlands, England.

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Black Country

The Black Country is an area of the West Midlands in England, north and west of Birmingham, including Dudley, Walsall and Sandwell.

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Cadair Idris

Cadair Idris or Cader Idris is a mountain in Gwynedd, Wales, which lies at the southern end of the Snowdonia National Park near the town of Dolgellau.

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Cambrian Line

The Cambrian Line (Welsh: Llinell Cambria) is a railway from Shrewsbury (in Shropshire, England) to Welshpool, Aberystwyth and Pwllheli in Wales.

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Cardigan Bay

Cardigan Bay (Bae Ceredigion) is a large inlet of the Irish Sea, indenting the west coast of Wales between Bardsey Island, Gwynedd in the north, and Strumble Head, Pembrokeshire at its southern end.

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Charlie Brooks

Charlene Emma "Charlie" Brooks (born 1981) is an English actress, known for playing Janine Butcher in the BBC soap opera EastEnders.

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Christopher Williams (Welsh artist)

Christopher David Williams (1873 – 1934) was a Welsh artist.

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Colloquialism

A colloquialism is a word, phrase or other form used in informal language.

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County

A county, abbreviated Cnty. (US) or Co. (UK and Ireland), is a geographical region of a country used for administrative or other purposes,Chambers Dictionary, L. Brookes (ed.), 2005, Chambers Harrap Publishers Ltd, Edinburgh in certain modern nations.

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Cycling infrastructure

Cycling infrastructure refers to all infrastructure which may be used by cyclists.

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Dolgellau

Dolgellau (formerly anglicised Dolgelley or Dolgelly) is a market town in Gwynedd, north-west Wales, lying on the River Wnion, a tributary of the River Mawddach.

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Dudley

Dudley is a large town in the West Midlands of England, south-east of Wolverhampton and north-west of Birmingham.

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Dwyfor Meirionnydd (Assembly constituency)

Dwyfor Meirionnydd is a constituency of the National Assembly for Wales, created for the 2007 Assembly election.

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Dwyfor Meirionnydd (UK Parliament constituency)

Dwyfor Meirionnydd is a constituency of the House of Commons of the Parliament of the United Kingdom (at Westminster).

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England

England is a country that is part of the United Kingdom.

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Estuary

An estuary is a partly enclosed coastal body of brackish water with one or more rivers or streams flowing into it, and with a free connection to the open sea.

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Fairbourne

Fairbourne is a village on the coast of Barmouth Bay to the south of the estuary of the River Mawddach in Gwynedd, surrounded by the Snowdonia National Park.

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Fairbourne Railway

The Fairbourne Railway (Welsh: Rheilffordd y Friog) is a gauge railway running for from the village of Fairbourne on the Mid-Wales coast, alongside the beach to the end of a peninsula at Barmouth Ferry railway station, where there is a connection with the Barmouth Ferry across the Mawddach estuary to the seaside resort of Barmouth (Abermaw).

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Fairbourne Spit

Fairbourne Spit (also known as Penrhyn Point) is a long spit of sand and shingle at the mouth of the River Mawddach where it reaches Cardigan Bay, on the west coast of Wales.

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Fanny Talbot

Fanny Talbot (née) Browne (1824-1917) was a landowner and philanthropist, and a friend and correspondent of the influential art critic John Ruskin.

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Great Western Railway

The Great Western Railway (GWR) was a British railway company that linked London with the midlands, the south-west and west of England and most of Wales.

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Gwynedd

Gwynedd is an area in north-west Wales, named after the old Kingdom of Gwynedd.

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Harold Lowe

Commander Harold Godfrey Lowe RD RNR (21 November 1882 – 12 May 1944) was the Fifth Officer of the.

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Herbert Tudor Buckland

Herbert Tudor Buckland (20 November 1869 – 1951) was a British architect, best known for his seminal Arts and Crafts houses (several of which, including his own at Edgbaston, Birmingham, are Grade I listed), the Elan Valley model village, educational buildings such as the campus of the Royal Hospital School in Suffolk and St Hugh's College in Oxford.

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Historic counties of Wales

The historic counties of Wales are sub-divisions of Wales.

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James Valentine (rugby)

James "Jim" Valentine (29 July 1866 – 25 July 1904) born in Salford, Lancashire, was a rugby union and semi-professional Northern Union footballer of the 1880s, '90s and 1900s, playing representative level rugby union (RU) for England, and Lancashire, and at club level for Swinton, playing at centre, i.e. number 12 or 13, and playing club level rugby league (RL) for Swinton.

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Johnny Williams (boxer)

Johnny Williams (25 December 1926 in Barmouth – 6 February 2007) was a British former professional boxer in the 1940s and 1950s and was at one time both the British and Empire heavyweight champion.

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Lifeboat (rescue)

A rescue lifeboat is a boat rescue craft which is used to attend a vessel in distress, or its survivors, to rescue crew and passengers.

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Llanaber

Llanaber is a linear village in north west Wales, near the resort of Barmouth.

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Mawddach Trail

The Mawddach Trail (Llwybr Mawddach) is a cycle path route, part of Lôn Las Cymru, which runs for some from Dolgellau to Morfa Mawddach railway station, by Barmouth bridge on the Cambrian coast.

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Merionethshire

Merionethshire or Merioneth (Meirionnydd or Sir Feirionnydd) is one of thirteen historic counties of Wales, a vice county and a former administrative county.

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Middle Ages

In European history, the Middle Ages or Medieval period lasted from the 5th to the 15th century.

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Motocross

Motocross is a form of off-road motorcycle racing held on enclosed off-road circuits.

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Narrow-gauge railway

A narrow-gauge railway (or narrow-gauge railroad) is a railway with a track gauge narrower than the of standard gauge railways.

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National Library of Wales

The National Library of Wales (Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru), Aberystwyth, is the national legal deposit library of Wales and is one of the Welsh Government sponsored bodies.

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Prison

A prison, correctional facility, penitentiary, gaol (Ireland, England, Scotland, Wales), or jail is a facility in which inmates are forcibly confined and denied a variety of freedoms under the authority of the state as a form of punishment.

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RMS Titanic

RMS Titanic was a British passenger liner that sank in the North Atlantic Ocean in the early morning of 15 April 1912 after colliding with an iceberg during her maiden voyage from Southampton, UK, to New York City, US.

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Royal National Lifeboat Institution

The Royal National Lifeboat Institution (RNLI) is the largest charity that saves lives at sea around the coasts of the UK, Ireland, the Channel Islands and the Isle of Man as well as on some inland waterways.

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Ruabon to Barmouth Line

The Ruabon to Barmouth Line was a standard gauge branch line of the Great Western Railway across the north of Wales which connected Ruabon, in the east, with Barmouth on the west coast.

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Rugby football

Rugby football is a style of football that developed at Rugby School in Rugby, Warwickshire and was one of many versions of football played at English public schools during the 19th century.

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Rugby league

Rugby league football, usually called rugby league, or simply league, is a full contact sport played by two teams of thirteen players on a rectangular field.

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Rugby union

Rugby union, or simply rugby, is a contact team sport which originated in England in the first half of the 19th century.

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Seaside resort

A seaside resort is a resort town or resort hotel, located on the coast.

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Shipbuilding

Shipbuilding is the construction of ships and other floating vessels.

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Shropshire

Shropshire (or; alternatively Salop;Blandings: English Counties – broken link abbreviated, in print only, Shrops) is a county in the West Midlands of England.

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St David's Church, Barmouth

St David's Church is a Church in Wales church by the harbour of Barmouth, Gwynedd, west Wales.

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St John's Church, Barmouth

St John's Church, Barmouth, Gwynedd, Wales was built between 1889 and 1895 and designed by the Chester architects Douglas and Fordham.

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St Tudwal's Church, Barmouth

St Tudwal's Church is a Roman Catholic parish church in Barmouth, Gwynedd.

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Telford

Telford is a large new town in the borough of Telford and Wrekin and ceremonial county of Shropshire, England, about east of Shrewsbury, and west of Birmingham.

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Three Peaks yacht race

The Three Peaks Yacht Race is held each year in June in the United Kingdom since 1977.

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Tommy Nutter

Tommy Nutter (17 April 1943 – 17 August 1992), was a British tailor, famous for reinventing the Savile Row suit in the 1960s.

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Tower house

A tower house is a particular type of stone structure, built for defensive purposes as well as habitation.

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Town

A town is a human settlement larger than a village but smaller than a city.

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Wales

Wales (Cymru) is a country that is part of the United Kingdom and the island of Great Britain, bordered by England to its east, the Irish Sea to its north and west, and the Bristol Channel to its south.

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Welsh Alliance League

The Welsh Alliance Football League (currently the Lock Stock Welsh Alliance Football League, for sponsorship reasons) is a football league formed in 1984.

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West Midlands conurbation

The West Midlands conurbation is the large conurbation that includes the cities of Birmingham and Wolverhampton and the large towns of Sutton Coldfield, Dudley, Walsall, West Bromwich, Solihull, Stourbridge and Halesowen in the English West Midlands.

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William Wordsworth

William Wordsworth (7 April 1770 – 23 April 1850) was a major English Romantic poet who, with Samuel Taylor Coleridge, helped to launch the Romantic Age in English literature with their joint publication Lyrical Ballads (1798).

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Wolverhampton

Wolverhampton is a city and metropolitan borough in the West Midlands, England.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Barmouth

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