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Aberystwyth is a historic market town, administrative centre and holiday resort within Ceredigion, West Wales. Often colloquially known as Aber, it is located near the confluence of the rivers Ystwyth and Rheidol.


"Aberystwyth" is a hymn tune composed by Joseph Parry, written in 1876 and first published in 1879 in Edward Stephen's Ail Lyfr To­nau ac Emy­nau. Parry was at the time the first professor and head of the new department of music at the recently founded University College Wales, Aberystwyth, now called Aberystwyth University.

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Google previewMaking Sense of Wales (2010)

A Sociological Perspective by Graham Day

Aberystwyth is a thoroughly Welsh place, and contains clues to much that makes Wales distinctive; but it is not identical with every other Welsh place, nor can we learn all there is to know about contemporary Wales from its limited vantage ...

Google previewFodor's England 2016 (2015)

with the Best of Wales by Fodor's Travel Guides

Aberystwyth is a Victorian resort town on the coast, and Hay-on-Wye is a magnet for lovers of antiquarian bookstores. North Wales. Wales's most famous castles are in its northern region. The cream of the crop is Caernarfon, a medieval palace ...

Google previewThe Reckless Engineers (2016)

by Tay Marx

Aberystwyth is a very nice place but like many towns and cities in Britain it does have a small lever of drug intake. Now you cannot have drug intake without drug users and you cannot have drug users without drug pushers and what is an ...

Google previewWirtschaftsenglisch (2013)

Soziokultureller Bereich by Heinz Müller

Aberystwyth is a holiday resort, a university town and a centre of Welsh culture. ( 17) South Wales Here there are several long, narrow valleys, such as the Rhondda and Ebbw Vale, where coal and anthracite have been mined for many years.

Google previewThe Beauties of England and Wales, Or, Delineations, Topographical, Historical, and Descriptive, of Each County: South Wales (1815)

by Edward Wedlake Brayley, John Britton

Aberystwyth is a contributory borough to Cardigan. It was first incorporated by Edward the first, and is governed by a Mayor, Recorder, and Common Council. Its privileges and immunities were confirmed and enlarged by several charters, feut ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Peace Psychology (2011)

by Daniel J. Christie

THE ABERYSTWYTH SCHOOL The Aberystwyth (sometimes “the Welsh”) school has foundational claims on CSS because the Department of International Politics at the University of Wales organized the first CSS Master's program, and ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of British Football (2002)

by Richard William Cox, Dave Russell, Wray Vamplew

A contemporary of Foulke's was the eccentric Roose, who, thanks to private means, remained an amateur throughout a peripatetic career which would eventually take him via Aberystwyth to the Druids, London Welsh, Stoke City, Everton, ...

Google previewDictionary of Celtic Religion and Culture (1997)

by Bernhard Maier

The manuscript is today preserved in the National Library of Wales in Aberystwyth. Ed.: J. G. Evans, Facsimile of the Black Book of Carmarthen, O. 1908; id., The Black Book of Carnuzrt/urn, Pwllheli 1906 (diplomatic ed.); A. O. H. Jarman ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of the World's Coastal Landforms (2010)

by Eric Bird

From Upper Borth to Aberystwyth and New Quay the Silurian Aberystwyth Grits form cliffs and shore platforms, locally mantled by boulder clay and interrupted by valleys floored with glacial ...

Google previewThe English Dictionary from Cawdrey to Johnson, 1604-1755 (1991)

by DeWitt Talmage Starnes, Gertrude Elizabeth Noyes

8°; Alston V, 143 Aberystwyth, National Library of Wales Boston, Public Library Chicago, Newberry Library London, British Library Los Angeles, University of California Oxford, Bodleian Library Oxford, Worcester College Terre Haute, Cordell ...

Google previewInternational Encyclopedia of Political Science (2011)

by Bertrand Badie, Dirk Berg-Schlosser, Leonardo Morlino

Kramer Cambridge University Cambridge, United Kingdom Algis Krupavičius Kaunas University of Technology Kaunas, Lithuania Milja Kurki Aberystwyth University Aberystwyth, United Kingdom ...

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Scrabble value of A1B3E1R1Y4S1T1W4Y4T1H4

The value of this 11-letter word is 25 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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