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Blaina, Blaenau Gwent

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Blaina, Blaenau Gwent

Blaina is a small town, situated deep within the South Wales Valleys between Brynmawr and Abertillery in the unitary authority of Blaenau Gwent, ancient parish of Aberystruth, preserved county of Gwent and historic county of Monmouthshire.
Administrative CountyBlaenau Gwent
Traditional CountyMonmouthshire
OS GridSO1908
OS Settlement ClassificationTown
Police AuthorityGwent
Fire and Rescue AuthoritySouth Wales
Fire and Rescue AuthoritySouth Wales
Ambulance AuthorityWelsh
Dialling code01495

Blaina, Blaenau Gwent in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Blaina, vil. with ry. sta., 2 miles SE. of Nantyglo, Monmouthshire; P.O., T.O.; has extensive ironworks.

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