Where is Maerdy?

Maerdy is located in the county of Mid Glamorgan, Wales, one mile north-east of the town of Treorchy, 20 miles east of the major city of Swansea, 19 miles north-west of Cardiff, and 145 miles west of London. Maerdy lies four miles east of the West Glamorgan border, and was historically in the county of Glamorgan. Maerdy falls within the unitary authority of Rhondda Cynon Taf - Rhondda Cynon Taf. It is in the CF43 postcode district. The post town for Maerdy is Ferndale.

Maerdy on a map

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

Which county is Maerdy in?

Maerdy is in the ceremonial county of Mid Glamorgan, the historic county of Glamorgan, and the administrative county of Rhondda Cynon Taf - Rhondda Cynon Taf.

Ceremonial CountyMid Glamorgan
Historic CountyGlamorgan
Administrative CountyRhondda Cynon Taf - Rhondda Cynon Taf

Where is Maerdy in Mid Glamorgan?

Maerdy 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 Maerdy within Mid Glamorgan

What is the postcode for Maerdy?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Maerdy is CF43 4BD.

Where is Maerdy in CF43?

Maerdy is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the CF43 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the CF43 postcode district.

Location of Maerdy within CF43

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What is the post town for Maerdy?

The post town for Maerdy is Ferndale. Maerdy is in the CF43 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Ferndale.

What is the latitude and longitude of Maerdy?

The centre of Maerdy is located at position 51.67445° latitude and -3.48491° longitude.

Latitude51.67445°
Longitude-3.48491°

What is the easting and northing of Maerdy?

The centre of Maerdy is located at the grid reference easting 297419 and northing 198342 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting297419
Northing198342

What are the nearest towns to Maerdy?

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

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Maerdy is 1 mile north-east of Treorchy
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Maerdy is 2 miles north-west of Ferndale
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Maerdy is 2 miles north of Rhondda
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Maerdy is 2 miles east of Treherbert
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Maerdy is 3 miles south-west of Aberdare
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Maerdy is 4 miles north-west of Tonypandy
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Maerdy is 5 miles west of Mountain Ash
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Maerdy is 6 miles north-west of Porth
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Maerdy is 6 miles north-east of Pontycymer
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Maerdy is 7 miles south-west of Merthyr Tydfil

What are the nearest cities to Maerdy?

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

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Maerdy is 19 miles north-west of Cardiff
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Maerdy is 20 miles east of Swansea
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Maerdy is 22 miles west of Newport
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Maerdy is 41 miles north-west of Bristol
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Maerdy is 42 miles south-west of Hereford
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Maerdy is 48 miles north-west of Wells
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Maerdy is 53 miles north-west of Bath
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Maerdy is 55 miles west of Gloucester
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Maerdy is 65 miles south-west of Worcester
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Maerdy is 66 miles north of Exeter

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