British Place Names

A comprehensive online gazetteer

Home » Caerphilly » New Tredegar, Caerphilly - local map, administrative data, historical information and reader comments

New Tredegar, Caerphilly

Local area map loading...

New Tredegar, Caerphilly

New Tredegar is a former coal mining community http://www. geograph. org. uk/photo/429758 in the Rhymney Valley, Caerphilly county borough, Wales http://www. geograph. org. uk/photo/531283, within the historic boundaries of Monmouthshire. New Tredegar is home to The Winding House, originally used during the mining period for the East shaft it is now home to a county museum which opened in 2008. It is controlled by CCBC Museums service and the Friends of the Winding House community group.
Administrative CountyCaerphilly
Traditional CountyMonmouthshire
OS GridSO1403
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityGwent

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

Tredegar ~ Tredegar New

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

New Tredegar, vil., on NE. border of Glamorgan, 4 miles SW. of Tredegar; P.O.

Your comments about New Tredegar, Caerphilly

What do you know about New Tredegar, Caerphilly? Give us the benefit of your local knowledge and opinions here!

comments powered by Disqus