1. Mountain Ash

Where is Mountain Ash?

Mountain Ash is located in the county of Mid Glamorgan, Wales, three miles north-east of the town of Ferndale, 18 miles north-west of the major city of Newport, 17 miles north-west of Cardiff, and 140 miles west of London. Mountain Ash lies four miles west of the Gwent border, and was historically in the county of Glamorgan. Mountain Ash falls within the unitary authority of Rhondda Cynon Taf - Rhondda Cynon Taf. It is in the CF45 postcode district. The post town for Mountain Ash is Mountain Ash.

Mountain Ash on a map

Bounding box showing extent of Mountain Ash
Location of Mountain Ash within the UK

Which county is Mountain Ash in?

Mountain Ash 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 Mountain Ash in Mid Glamorgan?

Mountain Ash is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Mid Glamorgan, and towards the easternmost extremity of Mid Glamorgan.

Location of Mountain Ash within Mid Glamorgan

What is the postcode for Mountain Ash?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Mountain Ash is CF45 4AA.

Where is Mountain Ash in CF45?

Mountain Ash is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the CF45 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the CF45 postcode district.

Location of Mountain Ash within CF45

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What is the post town for Mountain Ash?

The post town for Mountain Ash is Mountain Ash. Mountain Ash is in the CF45 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Mountain Ash.

What is the latitude and longitude of Mountain Ash?

The centre of Mountain Ash is located at position 51.68412° latitude and -3.37845° longitude.

Latitude51.68412°
Longitude-3.37845°

What is the easting and northing of Mountain Ash?

The centre of Mountain Ash is located at the grid reference easting 304800 and northing 199273 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting304800
Northing199273

What are the nearest towns to Mountain Ash?

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

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Mountain Ash is 3 miles north-east of Ferndale
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Mountain Ash is 3 miles north-west of Abercynon
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Mountain Ash is 3 miles north-west of Treharris
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Mountain Ash is 4 miles south-east of Aberdare
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Mountain Ash is 4 miles south of Merthyr Tydfil
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Mountain Ash is 5 miles north-east of Tonypandy
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Mountain Ash is 5 miles north-east of Rhondda
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Mountain Ash is 5 miles north of Porth
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Mountain Ash is 6 miles north of Pontypridd
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Mountain Ash is 6 miles east of Treorchy

What are the nearest cities to Mountain Ash?

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

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Mountain Ash is 17 miles north-west of Cardiff
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Mountain Ash is 18 miles north-west of Newport
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Mountain Ash is 25 miles east of Swansea
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Mountain Ash is 37 miles north-west of Bristol
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Mountain Ash is 38 miles south-west of Hereford
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Mountain Ash is 46 miles north-west of Wells
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Mountain Ash is 49 miles north-west of Bath
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Mountain Ash is 50 miles west of Gloucester
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Mountain Ash is 61 miles south-west of Worcester
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Mountain Ash is 67 miles north of Exeter

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