1. Bedwas

Where is Bedwas?

Bedwas is located in the county of Gwent, Wales, one mile north-east of the town of Caerphilly, nine miles west of the major city of Newport, eight miles north of Cardiff, and 132 miles west of London. Bedwas lies two miles north-east of the South Glamorgan border, and was historically in the county of Monmouthshire. Bedwas falls within the unitary authority of Caerffili - Caerphilly. It is in the CF83 postcode district. The post town for Bedwas is Caerphilly.

Bedwas on a map

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

Which county is Bedwas in?

Bedwas is in the ceremonial county of Gwent, the historic county of Monmouthshire, and the administrative county of Caerffili - Caerphilly.

Ceremonial CountyGwent
Historic CountyMonmouthshire
Administrative CountyCaerffili - Caerphilly

Where is Bedwas in Gwent?

Bedwas is situated towards the southernmost extremity of Gwent, and towards the westernmost extremity of Gwent.

Location of Bedwas within Gwent

What is the postcode for Bedwas?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Bedwas is CF83 8EA.

Where is Bedwas in CF83?

Bedwas is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the CF83 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the CF83 postcode district.

Location of Bedwas within CF83

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What is the post town for Bedwas?

The post town for Bedwas is Caerphilly. Bedwas is in the CF83 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Caerphilly.

What is the latitude and longitude of Bedwas?

The centre of Bedwas is located at position 51.59137° latitude and -3.19921° longitude.

Latitude51.59137°
Longitude-3.19921°

What is the easting and northing of Bedwas?

The centre of Bedwas is located at the grid reference easting 317022 and northing 188739 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting317022
Northing188739

What are the nearest towns to Bedwas?

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

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Bedwas is 1 mile north-east of Caerphilly
4m
Bedwas is 4 miles south-east of Ystrad Mynach
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Bedwas is 4 miles west of Risca
5m
Bedwas is 5 miles south of Pontllanfraith
5m
Bedwas is 5 miles south-west of Abercarn
5m
Bedwas is 5 miles south of Blackwood
6m
Bedwas is 6 miles south-west of Newbridge
6m
Bedwas is 6 miles east of Pontypridd
7m
Bedwas is 7 miles south-east of Abercynon
7m
Bedwas is 7 miles south-east of Treharris

What are the nearest cities to Bedwas?

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

8m
Bedwas is 8 miles north of Cardiff
9m
Bedwas is 9 miles west of Newport
28m
Bedwas is 28 miles west of Bristol
32m
Bedwas is 32 miles east of Swansea
36m
Bedwas is 36 miles north-west of Wells
38m
Bedwas is 38 miles south-west of Hereford
39m
Bedwas is 39 miles west of Bath
45m
Bedwas is 45 miles south-west of Gloucester
59m
Bedwas is 59 miles south-west of Worcester
62m
Bedwas is 62 miles north of Exeter

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