1. Blaengarw

Where is Blaengarw?

Blaengarw is located in the county of Mid Glamorgan, Wales, one mile north of the town of Pontycymer, 15 miles east of the major city of Swansea, 20 miles north-west of Cardiff, and 149 miles west of London. Blaengarw lies just east of the West Glamorgan border, and was historically in the county of Glamorgan. Blaengarw falls within the unitary authority of Pen-y-bont ar Ogwr - Bridgend. It is in the CF32 postcode district. The post town for Blaengarw is Bridgend.

Blaengarw on a map

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

Which county is Blaengarw in?

Blaengarw is in the ceremonial county of Mid Glamorgan, the historic county of Glamorgan, and the administrative county of Pen-y-bont ar Ogwr - Bridgend.

Ceremonial CountyMid Glamorgan
Historic CountyGlamorgan
Administrative CountyPen-y-bont ar Ogwr - Bridgend

Where is Blaengarw in Mid Glamorgan?

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

Location of Blaengarw within Mid Glamorgan

What is the postcode for Blaengarw?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Blaengarw is CF32 8AY.

Where is Blaengarw in CF32?

Blaengarw is situated towards the northernmost extremity of the CF32 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the CF32 postcode district.

Location of Blaengarw within CF32

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What is the post town for Blaengarw?

The post town for Blaengarw is Bridgend. Blaengarw is in the CF32 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Bridgend.

What is the latitude and longitude of Blaengarw?

The centre of Blaengarw is located at position 51.62477° latitude and -3.5874° longitude.

Latitude51.62477°
Longitude-3.5874°

What is the easting and northing of Blaengarw?

The centre of Blaengarw is located at the grid reference easting 290212 and northing 192966 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting290212
Northing192966

What are the nearest towns to Blaengarw?

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

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Blaengarw is 1 mile north of Pontycymer
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Blaengarw is 3 miles east of Maesteg
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Blaengarw is 4 miles south-west of Treherbert
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Blaengarw is 4 miles south-west of Treorchy
5m
Blaengarw is 5 miles west of Rhondda
6m
Blaengarw is 6 miles west of Tonypandy
7m
Blaengarw is 7 miles west of Ferndale
8m
Blaengarw is 8 miles west of Porth
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Blaengarw is 8 miles north-west of Pencoed
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Blaengarw is 8 miles north of Bridgend

What are the nearest cities to Blaengarw?

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

15m
Blaengarw is 15 miles east of Swansea
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Blaengarw is 20 miles north-west of Cardiff
26m
Blaengarw is 26 miles west of Newport
44m
Blaengarw is 44 miles west of Bristol
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Blaengarw is 48 miles south-west of Hereford
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Blaengarw is 50 miles north-west of Wells
56m
Blaengarw is 56 miles west of Bath
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Blaengarw is 60 miles west of Gloucester
62m
Blaengarw is 62 miles north of Exeter
70m
Blaengarw is 70 miles south-west of Worcester

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