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Rhayader, Powys (Rhaeadr Gwy)

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Rhayader, Powys (Rhaeadr Gwy)

Rhayader is a market town and community in Powys, Mid Wales. It has a population of 2,075, and is the first town on the banks of the River Wye, 20 miles from its source on the Plynlimon range of the Cambrian Mountains. The town is one of the principal centres of population in the predominantly rural historic county of Radnorshire.
Administrative CountyPowys
Traditional CountyRadnorshire
OS GridSN9768
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityDyfed Powys
Fire and Rescue AuthorityMid and West Wales
Fire and Rescue AuthorityMid and West Wales
Ambulance AuthorityWelsh
Dialling code01597
Population2,075 (2001)

Other names by which Rhayader, Powys (Rhaeadr Gwy) has been known in the past

Rhayader/Rhaeadr Gwy ~ Rhaeadr Gwy

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