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Skewen, Neath Port Talbot (Sgiwen)

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Skewen, Neath Port Talbot (Sgiwen)

Skewen is a village within the county borough of Neath Port Talbot, in Wales. The village is served by Skewen railway station.
Post townNEATH
Administrative CountyNeath Port Talbot
Traditional CountyGlamorgan
OS GridSS7297
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Region
CountryWales
Police AuthoritySouth Wales
Fire and Rescue AuthorityMid and West Wales
Fire and Rescue AuthorityMid and West Wales
Ambulance AuthorityWelsh
Dialling code01792
Population8,500
 

Other names by which Skewen, Neath Port Talbot (Sgiwen) has been known in the past

Skewen/Sgiwen ~ Sgiwen

Skewen, Neath Port Talbot (Sgiwen) in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Skewen, eccl. dist., Cadoxton par., Glamorgan, on N. side of Neath, pop. 4498; P.O., T.O.

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