Henllan Prison Of War Camp. Open by prior appointment. Free entry.

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Details

Accessibility:

Parking is limited at the camp. There are no public toilets on site – the nearest toilets are at the local pub, which is less than a mile away. Guide dogs are welcome.

Amenities:

There are no pubs in Henllan itself – the nearest one is The Daffodil Inn which is less than a mile away. There is a handful of places to eat, drink and stay nearby.

Brief Description:

The Henllan Bridge Farm Prisoner of War Camp in Henllan was built between 1940 and 1941 to house prisoners of war. The camp was of a standard design and consisted of around 35 huts to house the prisoners, a theatre, kitchen, hospital, bathing facilities and other huts and areas with various purposes. Now being used as an industrial unit.

Address:

Henllan POW Camp, Henllan, Llandysul, Carmarthenshire, SA44 5TE.

Email:

Available via website.

Phone:

01267 231557.

Website:

http://www.discovercarmarthenshire.com/did-you-know/henllan-POW-camp.html

Opening Hours:

Open by prior appointment.

Directions:

Henllan is approx. 20 miles North of Carmarthen via the A484 and the B4333. OS SN 356 402.

Transport:

There is a regular bus service around Carmarthen and Llandysul.

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Travel Information

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