1. Pontyclun

Where is Pontyclun?

Pontyclun is located in the county of Mid Glamorgan, Wales, one mile south of the town of Talbot Green, 18 miles west of the major city of Newport, ten miles west of Cardiff, and 141 miles west of London. Pontyclun lies just north-west of the South Glamorgan border, and was historically in the county of Glamorgan. Pontyclun falls within the unitary authority of Rhondda Cynon Taf - Rhondda Cynon Taf. It is in the CF72 postcode district. The post town for Pontyclun is Pontyclun.

Pontyclun on a map

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

Which county is Pontyclun in?

Pontyclun 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 Pontyclun in Mid Glamorgan?

Pontyclun is situated towards the southernmost extremity of Mid Glamorgan, and towards the easternmost extremity of Mid Glamorgan.

Location of Pontyclun within Mid Glamorgan

What is the postcode for Pontyclun?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Pontyclun is CF72 9EA.

Where is Pontyclun in CF72?

Pontyclun is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the CF72 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the CF72 postcode district.

Location of Pontyclun within CF72

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What is the post town for Pontyclun?

The post town for Pontyclun is Pontyclun. Pontyclun is in the CF72 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Pontyclun.

What is the latitude and longitude of Pontyclun?

The centre of Pontyclun is located at position 51.52311° latitude and -3.39098° longitude.

Latitude51.52311°
Longitude-3.39098°

What is the easting and northing of Pontyclun?

The centre of Pontyclun is located at the grid reference easting 303593 and northing 181384 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting303593
Northing181384

What are the nearest towns to Pontyclun?

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

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Pontyclun is 1 mile south of Talbot Green
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Pontyclun is 2 miles south-west of Llantrisant
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Pontyclun is 5 miles east of Pencoed
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Pontyclun is 5 miles north-east of Cowbridge
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Pontyclun is 6 miles south of Pontypridd
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Pontyclun is 6 miles south of Porth
7m
Pontyclun is 7 miles south of Tonypandy
8m
Pontyclun is 8 miles east of Bridgend
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Pontyclun is 8 miles south-west of Caerphilly
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Pontyclun is 9 miles north-east of Llantwit Major

What are the nearest cities to Pontyclun?

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

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Pontyclun is 10 miles west of Cardiff
18m
Pontyclun is 18 miles west of Newport
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Pontyclun is 25 miles east of Swansea
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Pontyclun is 34 miles west of Bristol
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Pontyclun is 39 miles north-west of Wells
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Pontyclun is 46 miles west of Bath
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Pontyclun is 47 miles south-west of Hereford
55m
Pontyclun is 55 miles south-west of Gloucester
56m
Pontyclun is 56 miles north of Exeter
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Pontyclun is 68 miles south-west of Worcester

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