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Glyncorrwg, Neath Port Talbot

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Glyncorrwg, Neath Port Talbot

Glyncorrwg is a village in Wales. It is set in the Afan Valley, in south Wales. Glyncorrwg is also the name of an electoral ward and a community covering the village and surrounding countryside, in Neath Port Talbot county borough. Glyncorrwg community contains the villages of Abergwynfi, Blaengwynfi, Croeserw, Cymmer, Abercregan, Duffryn and Glyncorwg itself. The population of Glyncorrwg as a community, was recorded as 5,544 in the 2001 census.
Post townPort Talbot
Administrative CountyNeath Port Talbot
Traditional CountyGlamorgan
OS GridSS8799
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 code01639
Population5,544 2001 census
 

Other names by which Glyncorrwg, Neath Port Talbot has been known in the past

Glyn Corrwg

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

Glyncorrwg, par. and township, Glamorgan, on river Corwg, 8 miles NE. of Neath -- par., 11,092 ac., pop. 1553; township, 8221 ac., pop. 1288; P.O.; coal and iron mines.

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