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Talybont-on-Usk, Powys

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Talybont-on-Usk, Powys

Talybont-on-Usk (Welsh: Tal-y-bont ar Wysg) is a village and community in Powys, Wales. It lies on both the River Usk and the Monmouthshire and Brecon Canal, and in 2003 won the title of 'Powys Village of the Year'. It has a population of 743. David Lewis, 1st Baron Brecon, PC (1905–1976), a Welsh businessman and Conservative politician, was from Talybont-on-Usk.
Post townBRECON
Administrative CountyPowys
Traditional CountyBrecknockshire
OS GridSO1122
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 code01874
Population743 (2001)
 

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