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The Holyhead Road: the Chirk Embankment and earlier trackways

A Scheduled Monument in Chirk (Y Waun), Wrexham (Wrecsam)

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Latitude: 52.9296 / 52°55'46"N

Longitude: -3.058 / 3°3'28"W

OS Eastings: 328975

OS Northings: 337439

OS Grid: SJ289374

Mapcode National: GBR 73.MFPB

Mapcode Global: WH89J.0M2F

Entry Name: The Holyhead Road: the Chirk Embankment and earlier trackways

Scheduled Date: 21 September 2009

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 4017

Cadw Legacy ID: DE288

Schedule Class: Transport

Category: Road

Period: Post Medieval/Modern

County: Wrexham (Wrecsam)

Community: Chirk (Y Waun)

Built-Up Area: Chirk

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