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Penderyn, Rhondda,Cynon,Taff

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Penderyn, Rhondda,Cynon,Taff

Penderyn is a rural village in Cynon Valley, Rhondda Cynon Taf, Wales. It is located near Hirwaun, and for postal purposes it comes under the town of Aberdare in the Cynon Valley in the county of Rhondda Cynon Taf in Wales. It lies on the A4059 road between Hirwaun and Brecon and is the last named settlement on that road in the county of Rhondda Cynon Taf before the border with Brecknockshire and the start of the Brecon Beacons. The River Cynon passes through the area.
Administrative CountyRhondda,Cynon,Taff
Traditional CountyBrecknockshire
OS GridSN9408
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthoritySouth Wales
Fire and Rescue AuthoritySouth Wales
Fire and Rescue AuthoritySouth Wales
Ambulance AuthorityWelsh
Dialling code01685

Penderyn, Rhondda,Cynon,Taff in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Penderyn, par. and vil., in S. of Brecknockshire - par., 12,765 ac., pop. 1598; vil., 7 miles W. of Merthyr Tydfil; P.O.

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