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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • A wide-mouthed inlet of St. George's Channel on the western coast of Wales.


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  • Simply nab one of the upper pitches and you'll see all the way to Cardigan Bay.

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  • For wow factor, take a look at Egryn ,a Grade II listed medieval hall house dating from 1510 (sleeps nine) on the coast between Barmouth and Harlech overlooking Cardigan Bay in Wales, from £810 for seven nights (low season) to £2,253 (high).

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  • Called on to fight, fence, swim, drive a racing car, and fly in a two-seater plane at 3,500m, he rarely used a double, sustained several injuries, and came close to drowning during filming in Cardigan Bay.

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  • At the top of the boardwalk that crosses the dunes to the beach the wind was stronger, and the inland sky had darkened considerably, casting the mountains into shadow; the great sweep of Cardigan Bay, though, remained bathed in evening sunshine.

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  • Oystercatchers peeped and rolled over glistening stones and scattered mussel shells, young brown gulls barked and played like dogs, cormorants skimmed low through the rumble of Cardigan Bay with its little white-topped waves.

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  • There's a sunken kingdom story set in Cardigan Bay in Wales, for example, and there's supposed to be a sunken city in Bala Lake/Llyn Tegid, not counting Lyonesse.

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  • The sunken city in Cardigan Bay is Cantre'r Gwaelod, and there's another one near Conwy: Llys Helig.

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  • Bardsey Island; how they got on a lee shore in Cardigan Bay, before

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  • The next leg of the trip was to Aberystwyth, Wales which sits right along the Cardigan Bay.


  • Rhodri Morgan was spotted swimming in a circle in Cardigan Bay on the week of the Eisteddfod.

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