Where is Upper Abercanaid?

Upper Abercanaid is located in the county of Mid Glamorgan, Wales, one mile south of the town of Merthyr Tydfil, 19 miles north-west of the major city of Newport, 19 miles north-west of Cardiff, and 140 miles west of London. Upper Abercanaid lies three miles west of the Gwent border, and was historically in the county of Glamorgan. Upper Abercanaid falls within the unitary authority of Merthyr Tudful - Merthyr Tydfil. It is in the CF48 postcode district. The post town for Upper Abercanaid is Merthyr Tydfil.

Upper Abercanaid on a map

Bounding box showing extent of Upper Abercanaid
Location of Upper Abercanaid within the UK

Which county is Upper Abercanaid in?

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

Ceremonial CountyMid Glamorgan
Historic CountyGlamorgan
Administrative CountyMerthyr Tudful - Merthyr Tydfil

Where is Upper Abercanaid in Mid Glamorgan?

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

Location of Upper Abercanaid within Mid Glamorgan

What is the postcode for Upper Abercanaid?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Upper Abercanaid is CF48 1XA.

Where is Upper Abercanaid in CF48?

Upper Abercanaid is situated towards the southernmost extremity of the CF48 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the CF48 postcode district.

Location of Upper Abercanaid within CF48

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What is the post town for Upper Abercanaid?

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

What is the latitude and longitude of Upper Abercanaid?

The centre of Upper Abercanaid is located at position 51.73084° latitude and -3.3744° longitude.

Latitude51.73084°
Longitude-3.3744°

What is the easting and northing of Upper Abercanaid?

The centre of Upper Abercanaid is located at the grid reference easting 305178 and northing 204464 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting305178
Northing204464

What are the nearest towns to Upper Abercanaid?

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

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Upper Abercanaid is 1 mile south of Merthyr Tydfil
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Upper Abercanaid is 3 miles north of Mountain Ash
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Upper Abercanaid is 3 miles east of Aberdare
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Upper Abercanaid is 4 miles south-west of Rhymney
6m
Upper Abercanaid is 6 miles north-west of Treharris
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Upper Abercanaid is 6 miles north-east of Ferndale
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Upper Abercanaid is 6 miles north of Abercynon
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Upper Abercanaid is 6 miles south-west of Tredegar
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Upper Abercanaid is 7 miles north-west of Bargod
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Upper Abercanaid is 8 miles north-east of Rhondda

What are the nearest cities to Upper Abercanaid?

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

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Upper Abercanaid is 19 miles north-west of Newport
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Upper Abercanaid is 19 miles north-west of Cardiff
26m
Upper Abercanaid is 26 miles east of Swansea
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Upper Abercanaid is 36 miles south-west of Hereford
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Upper Abercanaid is 38 miles north-west of Bristol
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Upper Abercanaid is 48 miles north-west of Wells
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Upper Abercanaid is 49 miles west of Gloucester
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Upper Abercanaid is 50 miles north-west of Bath
59m
Upper Abercanaid is 59 miles south-west of Worcester
70m
Upper Abercanaid is 70 miles north of Exeter

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