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  1. Ponthir

Where is Ponthir?

Ponthir is located in the county of Gwent, Wales, two miles north-west of the town of Caerleon, three miles north of the major city of Newport, 14 miles north-east of Cardiff, and 123 miles west of London. Ponthir lies eight miles north-east of the South Glamorgan border, and was historically in the county of Monmouthshire. Ponthir falls within the unitary authority of Tor-faen - Torfaen. It is in the NP18 postcode district. The post town for Ponthir is Newport.

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Map showing extent of Ponthir as bounding box
Bounding box showing extent of Ponthir
Map showing location of Ponthir within the UK
Location of Ponthir within the UK

Which county is Ponthir in?

Ponthir is in the ceremonial county of Gwent, the historic county of Monmouthshire, and the administrative county of Tor-faen - Torfaen.

Ceremonial CountyGwent
Historic CountyMonmouthshire
Administrative CountyTor-faen - Torfaen

Where is Ponthir in Gwent?

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

Location of Ponthir within Gwent
Location of Ponthir within Gwent

What is the postcode for Ponthir?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Ponthir is NP18 1GW.

Where is Ponthir in NP18?

Ponthir is situated towards the northernmost extremity of the NP18 postcode district, and towards the westernmost extremity of the NP18 postcode district.

Location of Ponthir within NP18
Location of Ponthir within NP18

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What is the post town for Ponthir?

The post town for Ponthir is Newport. Ponthir is in the NP18 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Newport.

What is the latitude and longitude of Ponthir?

The centre of Ponthir is located at position 51.63057° latitude and -2.97396° longitude.

Latitude51.63057°
Longitude-2.97396°

What is the easting and northing of Ponthir?

The centre of Ponthir is located at the grid reference easting 332683 and northing 192867 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting332683
Northing192867

What are the nearest towns to Ponthir?

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

north-west
2m
Ponthir is 2 miles north-west of Caerleon
south-east
3m
Ponthir is 3 miles south-east of Cwmbrân
south-east
6m
Ponthir is 6 miles south-east of Pontypool
east
6m
Ponthir is 6 miles east of Risca
south-west
6m
Ponthir is 6 miles south-west of Usk
east
7m
Ponthir is 7 miles east of Abercarn
east
8m
Ponthir is 8 miles east of Newbridge
south-east
8m
Ponthir is 8 miles south-east of Abersychan
east
9m
Ponthir is 9 miles east of Pontllanfraith
south-east
10m
Ponthir is 10 miles south-east of Abertillery

What are the nearest cities to Ponthir?

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

north
3m
Ponthir is 3 miles north of Newport
north-east
14m
Ponthir is 14 miles north-east of Cardiff
north-west
20m
Ponthir is 20 miles north-west of Bristol
south
31m
Ponthir is 31 miles south of Hereford
north-west
32m
Ponthir is 32 miles north-west of Bath
north-west
32m
Ponthir is 32 miles north-west of Wells
south-west
35m
Ponthir is 35 miles south-west of Gloucester
east
42m
Ponthir is 42 miles east of Swansea
south-west
50m
Ponthir is 50 miles south-west of Worcester
north-west
64m
Ponthir is 64 miles north-west of Salisbury

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