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/Welsh hlanˈɡɒhlɛn/
a town in NE Wales, in Denbighshire on the River Dee: International Musical Eisteddfod held annually since 1946. Pop: 2930 (2001)
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  • From its ruins there is a beautiful view over the Valley of llangollen.

  • Why did not Miss Seward go to llangollen, to end her days in peace?

  • At llangollen your papa was waylaid by the celebrated ‘Ladies’—viz.

  • It was the latter end of July when we arrived at llangollen.

  • After a little time I inquired whether there were any Papists in llangollen.

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  • I suppose,” said I, “people from llangollen occasionally come to visit you.

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  • “Thank you,” said I; and paying for my ale, I returned to llangollen.

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  • Well, sir, we are now near llangollen; I must turn to the left.

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  • Drenched to the skin, but uninjured in body and limb, we at length reached llangollen.

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  • I suppose you get your ale from llangollen,” said I, “which is celebrated for its ale over Wales.

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