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Pontlottyn, Caerphilly

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Pontlottyn, Caerphilly

Pontlottyn (Welsh: Pontlotyn is a village located in the county borough of Caerphilly, within the historic county boundaries of Glamorgan, Wales, United Kingdom. It is sited just to the south of Rhymney, and to the west of the Rhymney River.
Post townBargoed
Administrative CountyCaerphilly
Traditional CountyGlamorgan
OS GridSO1106
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityGwent
Fire and Rescue AuthoritySouth Wales
Fire and Rescue AuthoritySouth Wales
Ambulance AuthorityWelsh
Dialling code01685

Other names by which Pontlottyn, Caerphilly has been known in the past

Pont Lloddyn

Pontlottyn, Caerphilly in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Pontlottyn, eccl. dist. and vil. with ry. sta., Gelligaer par., Glamorgan - dist., pop. 6587; vil., on E. border of co., 1 mile SE. of Rhymney; P.O.; a large number of the inhabitants are employed in the Rhymney ironworks.

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