Where is Pontsticill?

Pontsticill is located in the county of Mid Glamorgan, Wales, three miles north of the town of Merthyr Tydfil, 21 miles north-west of the major city of Newport, 23 miles north of Cardiff, and 141 miles west of London. Pontsticill lies just south of the Powys border, and was historically in the county of Brecknockshire. Pontsticill falls within the unitary authority of Merthyr Tudful - Merthyr Tydfil. It is in the CF48 postcode district. The post town for Pontsticill is Merthyr Tydfil.

Pontsticill on a map

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

Which county is Pontsticill in?

Pontsticill is in the ceremonial county of Mid Glamorgan, the historic county of Brecknockshire, and the administrative county of Merthyr Tudful - Merthyr Tydfil.

Ceremonial CountyMid Glamorgan
Historic CountyBrecknockshire
Administrative CountyMerthyr Tudful - Merthyr Tydfil

Where is Pontsticill in Mid Glamorgan?

Pontsticill is situated towards the northernmost extremity of Mid Glamorgan, and towards the easternmost extremity of Mid Glamorgan.

Location of Pontsticill within Mid Glamorgan

What is the postcode for Pontsticill?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Pontsticill is CF48 2UN.

Where is Pontsticill in CF48?

Pontsticill is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the CF48 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the CF48 postcode district.

Location of Pontsticill within CF48

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What is the post town for Pontsticill?

The post town for Pontsticill is Merthyr Tydfil. Pontsticill is in the CF48 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Merthyr Tydfil.

What is the latitude and longitude of Pontsticill?

The centre of Pontsticill is located at position 51.79317° latitude and -3.36802° longitude.

Latitude51.79317°
Longitude-3.36802°

What is the easting and northing of Pontsticill?

The centre of Pontsticill is located at the grid reference easting 305748 and northing 211387 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting305748
Northing211387

What are the nearest towns to Pontsticill?

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

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Pontsticill is 3 miles north of Merthyr Tydfil
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Pontsticill is 4 miles north-west of Rhymney
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Pontsticill is 5 miles west of Tredegar
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Pontsticill is 6 miles north-east of Aberdare
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Pontsticill is 7 miles west of Ebbw Vale
8m
Pontsticill is 8 miles north of Mountain Ash
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Pontsticill is 8 miles west of Brynmawr
9m
Pontsticill is 9 miles west of Nantyglo
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Pontsticill is 9 miles west of Blaina
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Pontsticill is 9 miles north-west of Bargod

What are the nearest cities to Pontsticill?

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

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Pontsticill is 21 miles north-west of Newport
23m
Pontsticill is 23 miles north of Cardiff
27m
Pontsticill is 27 miles north-east of Swansea
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Pontsticill is 33 miles south-west of Hereford
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Pontsticill is 41 miles north-west of Bristol
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Pontsticill is 48 miles west of Gloucester
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Pontsticill is 51 miles north-west of Wells
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Pontsticill is 52 miles north-west of Bath
56m
Pontsticill is 56 miles south-west of Worcester
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Pontsticill is 74 miles north of Exeter

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