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Tonypandy, Rhondda,Cynon,Taff

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Tonypandy, Rhondda,Cynon,Taff

Tonypandy is a town in the county borough of Rhondda Cynon Taf, within the historic county boundaries of Glamorgan, Wales, lying in the Rhondda Fawr Valley. A former industrial coal mining town, today Tonypandy is best known as the site of the Tonypandy Riots.
Post townTONYPANDY
Administrative CountyRhondda,Cynon,Taff
Traditional CountyGlamorgan
OS GridSS9992
OS Settlement ClassificationTown
Region
CountryWales
Police AuthoritySouth Wales
Fire and Rescue AuthoritySouth Wales
Fire and Rescue AuthoritySouth Wales
Ambulance AuthorityWelsh
Dialling code01443
Population3,495
 

Other names by which Tonypandy, Rhondda,Cynon,Taff has been known in the past

Ton Y Pandy

Tonypandy, Rhondda,Cynon,Taff in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Ton-y-Pandy, near Pontypridd, Glamorgan; P.O., T.O..

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