Where is Cwm?

Cwm is located in the county of Gwent, Wales, two miles south-west of the town of Blaina, 13 miles north-west of the major city of Newport, 18 miles north of Cardiff, and 132 miles west of London. Cwm lies five miles north-east of the Mid Glamorgan border, and was historically in the county of Monmouthshire. Cwm falls within the unitary authority of Blaenau Gwent - Blaenau Gwent. It is in the NP23 postcode district. The post town for Cwm is Ebbw Vale.

Cwm on a map

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

Which county is Cwm in?

Cwm is in the ceremonial county of Gwent, the historic county of Monmouthshire, and the administrative county of Blaenau Gwent - Blaenau Gwent.

Ceremonial CountyGwent
Historic CountyMonmouthshire
Administrative CountyBlaenau Gwent - Blaenau Gwent

Where is Cwm in Gwent?

Cwm is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Gwent, and towards the westernmost extremity of Gwent.

Location of Cwm within Gwent

What is the postcode for Cwm?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Cwm is NP23 7SR.

Where is Cwm in NP23?

Cwm is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the NP23 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the NP23 postcode district.

Location of Cwm within NP23

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What is the post town for Cwm?

The post town for Cwm is Ebbw Vale. Cwm is in the NP23 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Ebbw Vale.

What is the latitude and longitude of Cwm?

The centre of Cwm is located at position 51.74075° latitude and -3.18178° longitude.

Latitude51.74075°
Longitude-3.18178°

What is the easting and northing of Cwm?

The centre of Cwm is located at the grid reference easting 318498 and northing 205333 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting318498
Northing205333

What are the nearest towns to Cwm?

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

2m
Cwm is 2 miles south-west of Blaina
2m
Cwm is 2 miles west of Abertillery
3m
Cwm is 3 miles south of Nantyglo
3m
Cwm is 3 miles south of Ebbw Vale
4m
Cwm is 4 miles south-east of Tredegar
4m
Cwm is 4 miles north-east of Bargod
4m
Cwm is 4 miles south of Brynmawr
5m
Cwm is 5 miles east of Rhymney
5m
Cwm is 5 miles south-west of Blaenavon
5m
Cwm is 5 miles west of Abersychan

What are the nearest cities to Cwm?

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

13m
Cwm is 13 miles north-west of Newport
18m
Cwm is 18 miles north of Cardiff
29m
Cwm is 29 miles south-west of Hereford
32m
Cwm is 32 miles north-west of Bristol
34m
Cwm is 34 miles east of Swansea
41m
Cwm is 41 miles west of Gloucester
43m
Cwm is 43 miles north-west of Bath
43m
Cwm is 43 miles north-west of Wells
52m
Cwm is 52 miles south-west of Worcester
72m
Cwm is 72 miles north of Exeter

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