Where is Shwt?

Shwt is located in the county of Mid Glamorgan, Wales, three miles south of the town of Pontycymer, 15 miles east of the major city of Swansea, 19 miles west of Cardiff, and 150 miles west of London. Shwt lies two miles south-east of the West Glamorgan border, and was historically in the county of Glamorgan. Shwt falls within the unitary authority of Pen-y-bont ar Ogwr - Bridgend. It is in the CF32 postcode district. The post town for Shwt is Bridgend.

Shwt on a map

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

Which county is Shwt in?

Shwt is in the ceremonial county of Mid Glamorgan, the historic county of Glamorgan, and the administrative county of Pen-y-bont ar Ogwr - Bridgend.

Ceremonial CountyMid Glamorgan
Historic CountyGlamorgan
Administrative CountyPen-y-bont ar Ogwr - Bridgend

Where is Shwt in Mid Glamorgan?

Shwt is situated towards the southernmost extremity of Mid Glamorgan, and towards the westernmost extremity of Mid Glamorgan.

Location of Shwt within Mid Glamorgan

What is the postcode for Shwt?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Shwt is CF32 8UA.

Where is Shwt in CF32?

Shwt is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the CF32 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the CF32 postcode district.

Location of Shwt within CF32

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What is the post town for Shwt?

The post town for Shwt is Bridgend. Shwt is in the CF32 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Bridgend.

What is the latitude and longitude of Shwt?

The centre of Shwt is located at position 51.56836° latitude and -3.60284° longitude.

Latitude51.56836°
Longitude-3.60284°

What is the easting and northing of Shwt?

The centre of Shwt is located at the grid reference easting 289006 and northing 186717 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting289006
Northing186717

What are the nearest towns to Shwt?

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

3m
Shwt is 3 miles south of Pontycymer
4m
Shwt is 4 miles south-east of Maesteg
4m
Shwt is 4 miles north of Bridgend
5m
Shwt is 5 miles north-west of Pencoed
7m
Shwt is 7 miles south-west of Rhondda
8m
Shwt is 8 miles north-east of Porthcawl
8m
Shwt is 8 miles south-west of Treorchy
8m
Shwt is 8 miles south-west of Tonypandy
8m
Shwt is 8 miles south-west of Treherbert
8m
Shwt is 8 miles east of Port Talbot

What are the nearest cities to Shwt?

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

15m
Shwt is 15 miles east of Swansea
19m
Shwt is 19 miles west of Cardiff
26m
Shwt is 26 miles west of Newport
44m
Shwt is 44 miles west of Bristol
48m
Shwt is 48 miles north-west of Wells
51m
Shwt is 51 miles south-west of Hereford
55m
Shwt is 55 miles west of Bath
59m
Shwt is 59 miles north of Exeter
62m
Shwt is 62 miles west of Gloucester
73m
Shwt is 73 miles south-west of Worcester

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