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Pontneddfechan, Powys

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Pontneddfechan, Powys

Pontneddfechan ("bridge over the Little Neath" in Welsh) is a village in the Vale of Neath in the far south of Powys, Wales. Locally, the name is conventionally pronounced as /pɔntˌniðˈvɔːn/ in English, and may be seen written as "Pontneathvaughan". The village stands at the confluence of the Rivers Mellte and Nedd Fechan ("Neath Vaughan") and provides a convenient access points to the superb series of waterfalls that characterise the upper Neath valley.
Post townNEATH
Administrative CountyPowys
Traditional CountyBrecknockshire
OS GridSN9007
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Region
CountryWales
Police AuthorityDyfed Powys
Fire and Rescue AuthorityMid and West Wales
Fire and Rescue AuthorityMid and West Wales
Ambulance AuthorityWelsh
Dialling code01639
Population(2001 census)
 

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