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Brecon (ˈbrɛkən Pronunciation for Brecon or Brecknock (ˈbrɛknɒk Pronunciation for Brecknock



  1. a town in SE Wales, in Powys: textile and leather industries. Pop: 7901 (2001)
  2. short for Breconshire

Example Sentences Including 'Brecon'

3. Rob Stephenson, Secretary, London Earth Mysteries Group, c/ o Box 5, Brecon , Powys LD3 7AA, Wales.
Matthews, John & Potter, Chesca (eds) The Aquarian Guide to Legendary London
On Wednesday he faced a two-hour disciplinary tribunal at Brecon Cathedral.
Sun, News of the World (2002)
They are considering legal action against the home - St David's House in Brecon , Mid Wales.
Sun, News of the World (2001)
`I heard the main drawback of walking in the Brecon Beacons is tripping over dead SAS men.
Pritchard, John Night Sisters


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