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National Landscape Character Area (Wales)

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Area officially defined by Natural Resources Wales that classifies areas by landscape, not administrative boundaries. For the equivalent for England, use National Character Area (England).

This can be used as a value for Property:Is instance of in Form:Area.

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Subclass of: Landscape area
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These areas are useful for military history because they give a rough idea of geology, agriculture and enclosure in an area. For descriptions of each area, see National Landscape Character Area (Wales) at the Natural Resources Wales website.

A shape file showing area boundaries can be downloaded from This is free to reuse under the Open Government Licence. For the equivalent for England, see National Character Area (England).