- Ysbyty Ifan
Ysbyty Ifan is a small but historic
villagein the county boroughof Conwy, north Wales.
It was founded in the
Middle Agesby the Hospitallers, hence its name ("ysbyty" "hospital/hospice" + "Ifan" " [Saint] John").
It has a
populationof about 100 people. There is a bakeryshop, a post office, a milk shop and a rugby unionpitch with a children's playground. There is a small parish churchand a bridge over the infant Afon Conwy.
The village has a
primary schoolwith two class rooms and a cafeteria.
The cottage of Foel Gopyn is a National Trust property.
* [http://www.geograph.org.uk/search.php?i=3489559 www.geograph.co.uk : photos of Ysbyty Ifan and surrounding area]
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