1. Alltwen

Where is Alltwen?

Alltwen is located in the county of West Glamorgan, Wales, one mile south-east of the town of Pontardawe, eight miles north-east of the major city of Swansea, 33 miles north-west of Cardiff, and 160 miles west of London. Alltwen lies four miles south-west of the Powys border, and was historically in the county of Glamorgan. Alltwen falls within the unitary authority of Castell-nedd Port Talbot - Neath Port Talbot. It is in the SA8 postcode district. The post town for Alltwen is Swansea.

Alltwen on a map

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

Which county is Alltwen in?

Alltwen is in the ceremonial county of West Glamorgan, the historic county of Glamorgan, and the administrative county of Castell-nedd Port Talbot - Neath Port Talbot.

Ceremonial CountyWest Glamorgan
Historic CountyGlamorgan
Administrative CountyCastell-nedd Port Talbot - Neath Port Talbot

Where is Alltwen in West Glamorgan?

Alltwen is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of West Glamorgan, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of West Glamorgan.

Location of Alltwen within West Glamorgan

What is the postcode for Alltwen?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Alltwen is SA8 3AJ.

Where is Alltwen in SA8?

Alltwen is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the SA8 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the SA8 postcode district.

Location of Alltwen within SA8

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What is the post town for Alltwen?

The post town for Alltwen is Swansea. Alltwen is in the SA8 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Swansea.

What is the latitude and longitude of Alltwen?

The centre of Alltwen is located at position 51.7143° latitude and -3.84489° longitude.

Latitude51.7143°
Longitude-3.84489°

What is the easting and northing of Alltwen?

The centre of Alltwen is located at the grid reference easting 272641 and northing 203342 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting272641
Northing203342

What are the nearest towns to Alltwen?

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

1m
Alltwen is 1 mile south-east of Pontardawe
4m
Alltwen is 4 miles north-west of Neath
6m
Alltwen is 6 miles south-west of Ystradgynlais
8m
Alltwen is 8 miles south-east of Ammanford
8m
Alltwen is 8 miles east of Pontarddulais
9m
Alltwen is 9 miles north of Port Talbot
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Alltwen is 9 miles east of Gorseinon
10m
Alltwen is 10 miles west of Glyn-neath
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Alltwen is 10 miles east of Loughor
11m
Alltwen is 11 miles north-west of Maesteg

What are the nearest cities to Alltwen?

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

8m
Alltwen is 8 miles north-east of Swansea
33m
Alltwen is 33 miles north-west of Cardiff
38m
Alltwen is 38 miles west of Newport
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Alltwen is 54 miles south-west of Hereford
57m
Alltwen is 57 miles west of Bristol
62m
Alltwen is 62 miles east of St Davids
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Alltwen is 62 miles north-west of Wells
68m
Alltwen is 68 miles west of Bath
69m
Alltwen is 69 miles west of Gloucester
70m
Alltwen is 70 miles north of Exeter

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