Place:Fairbourne, Gwynedd, Wales

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NameFairbourne
TypeVillage
Coordinates52.683°N 4.05°W
Located inGwynedd, Wales
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Fairbourne is a village on the coast of Barmouth Bay to the south of the estuary of the River Mawddach in Gwynedd, surrounded by the Snowdonia National Park. Before the seaside resort was built the coastal area was known as Morfa Henddol, while the outcrop now occupied by the Fairbourne Hotel was called Ynysfaig. Fairbourne was founded as a seaside resort by Arthur McDougall (of flour making fame.)

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