Place:Powys, Wales


Alt namesPOWsource: Curious Fox: UK Counties and Shires [online] (2002). accessed 16 Dec 2002
TypePreserved county, Principal area
Coordinates52.25°N 3.333°W
Located inWales     (1974 - )
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Powys (; Welsh: ) is a principal area, local-government county and preserved county in Mid Wales. It is named after the successor Kingdom of Powys, which formed after the Romans withdrew from Britain.

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