Trelogan


Trelogan

Trelogan is a village in Flintshire, north east Wales. It is located between Mostyn and Trelawnyd and is almost contiguous with Berthengam. Trelogan has a population of approximately 200 people.

The village has its own primary school ("Ysgol Gynradd Trelogan"), a public house (The Afon Goch), community centre, photographers studio, animal rescue centre and, until 2005, its own post office.

The name Trelogan derives from the name Logan. The person believed to have founded the village having being named that. The village in history was the locality for several lead-zinc mines, working at least until 1841.

Education

Trelogan Primary School ("Ysgol Gynradd Trelogan") is a primary school that educates around 60 pupils, aged 5-11, and has 3 full-time staff. The Headteacher of the school is Mrs Margaret Madoc-Jones. The school was opened in 1908.

Notable people

* David Lloyd (singer) was born in Trelogan in 1912.

External links

* [http://www.trelogan100.com Ysgol Gynradd Trelogan Centenary site]


Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Iona Banks — Infobox Person name = Iona Banks image size = 150px caption = birth date = 1921 birth place = death date = 20 May 2008 death place = death cause = nationality = flagicon|UKBritish education = alma mater = employer = occupation = Actress home town …   Wikipedia

  • Flintshire (historic) — Flintshire Welsh: Sir y Fflint Ancient extent of Flintshire Geography Status Ceremonial county (until 1974) Administr …   Wikipedia

  • Moel Famau — The Jubilee Tower at the summit of Moel Famau. Elevation …   Wikipedia

  • Mold, Flintshire — Coordinates: 53°09′58″N 3°07′59″W / 53.166°N 3.133°W / 53.166; 3.133 …   Wikipedia

  • Mostyn — For other uses, see Mostyn (disambiguation). Coordinates: 53°18′50″N 3°16′08″W / 53.314°N 3.269°W / 53.314; 3.269 …   Wikipedia

  • Northop Hall — Coordinates: 53°12′04″N 3°05′10″W / 53.201°N 3.086°W / 53.201; 3.086 …   Wikipedia

  • Delyn (district) — Coordinates: 53°16′01″N 3°10′34″W / 53.267°N 3.176°W / 53.267; 3.176 …   Wikipedia

  • Deeside — For Strathdee in Scotland see River Dee, Aberdeenshire Deeside[1] (Welsh: Glannau Dyfrdwy) is the name given to the predominantly industrial conurbation of towns and villages that lie on, or near the River Dee in Chester.[2][3] These include,… …   Wikipedia

  • Mynydd Isa — Coordinates: 53°10′N 3°07′W / 53.17°N 3.12°W / 53.17; 3.12 …   Wikipedia

  • Clwydian Range — Moel Arthur, one of the Clwydian Range s hill forts. Seen from Moel Llys y Coed The Clwydian Range (Welsh: Bryniau Clwyd) is a series of hills and mountains in north east Wales that runs from Llandegla in the south to Prestatyn in the north, with …   Wikipedia