- a county in N Wales. 937 sq. mi. (2426 sq. km).
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St Asaph, in Clwyd, was one of the worst hit places in the UK, with more than 180 homes flooded and 500 evacuated.Prince Charles Meets Family of Welsh Pensioner Killed by Floods
December 3, 2012
She lies buried beside her beloved Piozzi at Tremeirchion church in the Vale of Clwyd.History's Most Memorable Mistress
December 26, 2008
She withdrew from the fields of Clwyd within the memory of the elder of shepherds.
These are not the well-known fields; this is not the brook of Towey, nor these hills of Clwyd.
It is only by the intervention of a miracle that we can ever revisit the dear, lamented fields of Clwyd.
The range of hills bordering the valley or delta of the Clwyd, is very fine.Autobiography, Letters and Literary Remains of Mrs. Piozzi (Thrale) (2nd ed.) (2 vols.)
Mrs. Hester Lynch Piozzi
A very fine view of the Vale of the Clwyd, which has been rather overpraised, is obtained at this spot.The Motor Routes of England
- a former county in NE Wales, formed in 1974 from Flintshire, most of Denbighshire, and part of Merionethshire; replaced in 1996 by Flintshire, Denbighshire, Wrexham county borough, and part of Conwy county borough
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