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Llangynwyd, Bridgend

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Llangynwyd, Bridgend

Llangynwyd is a village 2 miles to the south of Maesteg, in the county borough of Bridgend, Wales. It was part of the medieval commote of Tir Iarll.
Post townMAESTEG
Administrative CountyBridgend
Traditional CountyGlamorgan
OS GridSS8688
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthoritySouth Wales
Fire and Rescue AuthoritySouth Wales
Fire and Rescue AuthoritySouth Wales
Ambulance AuthorityWelsh
Dialling code01656

Other names by which Llangynwyd, Bridgend has been known in the past

Llangonoyd ~ Llangynwyd Higher Lower and Middle

Llangynwyd, Bridgend in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Llangynwyd, par. and ry. sta. (Langonoyd), Glamorgan, on river Llynvy, 3 miles SE. of Tondu Junction, 15,492 ac., pop. 9802; P.O., called Llangonoyd.

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