Counties of Wales

Counties of Wales

The counties of Wales may refer to:


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  • Preserved counties of Wales — Preserved counties (Wales) Gwent South Glamorgan Mid Glamorgan West Glamorgan Dyfed Powys Gwynedd Clwyd …   Wikipedia

  • List of ancient counties of Wales by area in 1891 — This is a list of the ancient counties of Wales as recorded by the 1891 census, ordered by their area.References* [ census] …   Wikipedia

  • List of counties of Wales by population in 1971 — This is a list of historic counties of Wales, ordered by population as at the 1971 census.References*1971 census …   Wikipedia

  • List of counties of Wales by area in 1831 — This is a list of the ancient counties of Wales as recorded by the 1831 census, ordered by their area.References*1831 census …   Wikipedia

  • Wales — • Located in the western portion of Great Britain Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Wales     Wales     † …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Wales Minor Counties Cricket Club — Wales Minor Counties Cricket Club, representing the historic counties of Wales is the only non English member of the Minor Counties Championship in the England and Wales domestic cricket structure. The club is based at St Helen s, Swansea, and… …   Wikipedia

  • Counties of the United Kingdom — The counties of the United Kingdom are subnational divisions of the United Kingdom, used for the purposes of administrative, geographical and political demarcation. By the Middle Ages counties had become established as a unit of local government …   Wikipedia

  • Counties (Detached Parts) Act 1844 — The Counties (Detached Parts) Act 1844 Parliament of the United Kingdom Long title An Act to annex detached Parts of Counties to the Counties in which they are situated. Statute book ch …   Wikipedia

  • Wales — Cymru …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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