Where is Derwen?

Derwen is located in the county of Mid Glamorgan, Wales, two miles north of the town of Bridgend, 17 miles south-east of the major city of Swansea, 17 miles west of Cardiff, and 148 miles west of London. Derwen lies three miles north-west of the South Glamorgan border, and was historically in the county of Glamorgan. Derwen falls within the unitary authority of Pen-y-bont ar Ogwr - Bridgend. It is in the CF35 postcode district. The post town for Derwen is Bridgend.

Derwen on a map

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

Which county is Derwen in?

Derwen 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 Derwen in Mid Glamorgan?

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

Location of Derwen within Mid Glamorgan

What is the postcode for Derwen?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Derwen is CF35 6HD.

Where is Derwen in CF35?

Derwen is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the CF35 postcode district, and towards the westernmost extremity of the CF35 postcode district.

Location of Derwen within CF35

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What is the post town for Derwen?

The post town for Derwen is Bridgend. Derwen is in the CF35 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Bridgend.

What is the latitude and longitude of Derwen?

The centre of Derwen is located at position 51.52986° latitude and -3.57012° longitude.

Latitude51.52986°
Longitude-3.57012°

What is the easting and northing of Derwen?

The centre of Derwen is located at the grid reference easting 291181 and northing 182385 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting291181
Northing182385

What are the nearest towns to Derwen?

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

2m
Derwen is 2 miles north of Bridgend
3m
Derwen is 3 miles west of Pencoed
6m
Derwen is 6 miles south of Pontycymer
7m
Derwen is 7 miles south-east of Maesteg
7m
Derwen is 7 miles north-east of Porthcawl
7m
Derwen is 7 miles north-west of Cowbridge
8m
Derwen is 8 miles west of Talbot Green
8m
Derwen is 8 miles south-west of Tonypandy
8m
Derwen is 8 miles west of Llantrisant
9m
Derwen is 9 miles south-west of Porth

What are the nearest cities to Derwen?

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

17m
Derwen is 17 miles south-east of Swansea
17m
Derwen is 17 miles west of Cardiff
25m
Derwen is 25 miles west of Newport
42m
Derwen is 42 miles west of Bristol
46m
Derwen is 46 miles north-west of Wells
52m
Derwen is 52 miles south-west of Hereford
53m
Derwen is 53 miles west of Bath
56m
Derwen is 56 miles north of Exeter
61m
Derwen is 61 miles west of Gloucester
74m
Derwen is 74 miles south-west of Worcester

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