1. Abercynon

Where is Abercynon?

Abercynon is located in the county of Mid Glamorgan, Wales, two miles south-west of the town of Treharris, 15 miles west of the major city of Newport, 13 miles north-west of Cardiff, and 138 miles west of London. Abercynon lies just west of the Gwent border, and was historically in the county of Glamorgan. Abercynon falls within the unitary authority of Rhondda Cynon Taf - Rhondda Cynon Taf. It is in the CF45 postcode district. The post town for Abercynon is Mountain Ash.

Abercynon on a map

Bounding box showing extent of Abercynon
Location of Abercynon within the UK

Which county is Abercynon in?

Abercynon is in the ceremonial county of Mid Glamorgan, the historic county of Glamorgan, and the administrative county of Rhondda Cynon Taf - Rhondda Cynon Taf.

Ceremonial CountyMid Glamorgan
Historic CountyGlamorgan
Administrative CountyRhondda Cynon Taf - Rhondda Cynon Taf

Where is Abercynon in Mid Glamorgan?

Abercynon is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Mid Glamorgan, and towards the easternmost extremity of Mid Glamorgan.

Location of Abercynon within Mid Glamorgan

What is the postcode for Abercynon?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Abercynon is CF45 4RD.

Where is Abercynon in CF45?

Abercynon is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the CF45 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the CF45 postcode district.

Location of Abercynon within CF45

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What is the post town for Abercynon?

The post town for Abercynon is Mountain Ash. Abercynon is in the CF45 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Mountain Ash.

What is the latitude and longitude of Abercynon?

The centre of Abercynon is located at position 51.64611° latitude and -3.32848° longitude.

Latitude51.64611°
Longitude-3.32848°

What is the easting and northing of Abercynon?

The centre of Abercynon is located at the grid reference easting 308177 and northing 194982 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting308177
Northing194982

What are the nearest towns to Abercynon?

Position of Abercynon relative to nearby towns. Distance is measured from the centre of Abercynon to the centre of the town.

2m
Abercynon is 2 miles south-west of Treharris
3m
Abercynon is 3 miles north of Pontypridd
3m
Abercynon is 3 miles south-east of Mountain Ash
4m
Abercynon is 4 miles west of Ystrad Mynach
4m
Abercynon is 4 miles north-east of Porth
5m
Abercynon is 5 miles east of Tonypandy
5m
Abercynon is 5 miles east of Ferndale
5m
Abercynon is 5 miles south-west of Bargod
6m
Abercynon is 6 miles west of Blackwood
6m
Abercynon is 6 miles west of Pontllanfraith

What are the nearest cities to Abercynon?

Position of Abercynon relative to nearby cities. Distance is measured from the centre of Abercynon to the centre of the city.

13m
Abercynon is 13 miles north-west of Cardiff
15m
Abercynon is 15 miles west of Newport
26m
Abercynon is 26 miles east of Swansea
34m
Abercynon is 34 miles north-west of Bristol
39m
Abercynon is 39 miles south-west of Hereford
42m
Abercynon is 42 miles north-west of Wells
46m
Abercynon is 46 miles north-west of Bath
49m
Abercynon is 49 miles west of Gloucester
61m
Abercynon is 61 miles south-west of Worcester
64m
Abercynon is 64 miles north of Exeter

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