Where is Glascwm?

Glascwm is located in the county of Powys, Wales, seven miles east of the town of Builth Wells, 42 miles north of the major city of Newport, 48 miles north of Cardiff, and 140 miles west of London. Glascwm lies five miles west of the Herefordshire border, and was historically in the county of Radnorshire. Glascwm falls within the unitary authority of Powys - Powys. It is in the LD1 postcode district. The post town for Glascwm is Llandrindod Wells.

Glascwm on a map

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

Which county is Glascwm in?

Glascwm is in the ceremonial county of Powys, the historic county of Radnorshire, and the administrative county of Powys - Powys.

Ceremonial CountyPowys
Historic CountyRadnorshire
Administrative CountyPowys - Powys

Where is Glascwm in Powys?

Glascwm is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Powys, and towards the easternmost extremity of Powys.

Location of Glascwm within Powys

What is the postcode for Glascwm?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Glascwm is LD1 5SE.

Where is Glascwm in LD1?

Glascwm is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the LD1 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the LD1 postcode district.

Location of Glascwm within LD1

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What is the post town for Glascwm?

The post town for Glascwm is Llandrindod Wells. Glascwm is in the LD1 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Llandrindod Wells.

What is the latitude and longitude of Glascwm?

The centre of Glascwm is located at position 52.17083° latitude and -3.23235° longitude.

Latitude52.17083°
Longitude-3.23235°

What is the easting and northing of Glascwm?

The centre of Glascwm is located at the grid reference easting 315817 and northing 253223 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting315817
Northing253223

What are the nearest towns to Glascwm?

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

7m
Glascwm is 7 miles east of Builth Wells
8m
Glascwm is 8 miles south-east of Llandrindod Wells
8m
Glascwm is 8 miles north-west of Hay-on-Wye
9m
Glascwm is 9 miles west of Kington
12m
Glascwm is 12 miles south-west of Presteigne
12m
Glascwm is 12 miles north of Talgarth
14m
Glascwm is 14 miles south-west of Knighton
15m
Glascwm is 15 miles south-east of Rhayader
17m
Glascwm is 17 miles north-east of Brecon
18m
Glascwm is 18 miles east of Llanwrtyd Wells

What are the nearest cities to Glascwm?

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

23m
Glascwm is 23 miles west of Hereford
42m
Glascwm is 42 miles north of Newport
43m
Glascwm is 43 miles west of Worcester
47m
Glascwm is 47 miles north-west of Gloucester
48m
Glascwm is 48 miles north of Cardiff
49m
Glascwm is 49 miles north-east of Swansea
55m
Glascwm is 55 miles south-west of Wolverhampton
57m
Glascwm is 57 miles north-west of Bristol
60m
Glascwm is 60 miles west of Birmingham
66m
Glascwm is 66 miles north-west of Bath

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