1. Pontygwaith

Where is Pontygwaith?

Pontygwaith is located in the county of Mid Glamorgan, Wales, one mile north of the town of Tonypandy, 19 miles west of the major city of Newport, 16 miles north-west of Cardiff, and 142 miles west of London. Pontygwaith lies five miles west of the Gwent border, and was historically in the county of Glamorgan. Pontygwaith falls within the unitary authority of Rhondda Cynon Taf - Rhondda Cynon Taf. It is in the CF43 postcode district. The post town for Pontygwaith is Ferndale.

Pontygwaith on a map

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

Which county is Pontygwaith in?

Pontygwaith 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 Pontygwaith in Mid Glamorgan?

Pontygwaith 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 Pontygwaith within Mid Glamorgan

What is the postcode for Pontygwaith?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Pontygwaith is CF43 3LF.

Where is Pontygwaith in CF43?

Pontygwaith is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the CF43 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the CF43 postcode district.

Location of Pontygwaith within CF43

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What is the post town for Pontygwaith?

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

What is the latitude and longitude of Pontygwaith?

The centre of Pontygwaith is located at position 51.63815° latitude and -3.43211° longitude.

Latitude51.63815°
Longitude-3.43211°

What is the easting and northing of Pontygwaith?

The centre of Pontygwaith is located at the grid reference easting 300990 and northing 194232 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting300990
Northing194232

What are the nearest towns to Pontygwaith?

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

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Pontygwaith is 1 mile north of Tonypandy
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Pontygwaith is 2 miles south of Ferndale
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Pontygwaith is 2 miles north-west of Porth
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Pontygwaith is 2 miles east of Rhondda
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Pontygwaith is 4 miles south-west of Mountain Ash
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Pontygwaith is 4 miles south-east of Treorchy
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Pontygwaith is 4 miles west of Abercynon
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Pontygwaith is 5 miles north-west of Pontypridd
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Pontygwaith is 5 miles south-east of Treherbert
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Pontygwaith is 5 miles south of Aberdare

What are the nearest cities to Pontygwaith?

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

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Pontygwaith is 16 miles north-west of Cardiff
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Pontygwaith is 19 miles west of Newport
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Pontygwaith is 22 miles east of Swansea
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Pontygwaith is 38 miles west of Bristol
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Pontygwaith is 42 miles south-west of Hereford
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Pontygwaith is 45 miles north-west of Wells
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Pontygwaith is 50 miles west of Bath
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Pontygwaith is 53 miles west of Gloucester
63m
Pontygwaith is 63 miles north of Exeter
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Pontygwaith is 64 miles south-west of Worcester

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