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Aberthin, The Vale of Glamorgan

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Aberthin, The Vale of Glamorgan

Aberthin is a small village, just outside Cowbridge in the Vale of Glamorgan, South Wales, on the north side of a shallow valley, less than a mile northeast of Cowbridge across the A48 road. Cowbridge Comprehensive School lies just to the southwest of the village. About 250 metres to the south is an old quarry, with a "faulted strip of grey oolite". Aberthin is also the name of a brook, the River Aberthin.
Post townCowbridge
Administrative CountyThe Vale of Glamorgan
Traditional CountyGlamorgan
OS GridST0075
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Region
CountryWales
Police AuthoritySouth Wales
Fire and Rescue AuthoritySouth Wales
Fire and Rescue AuthoritySouth Wales
Ambulance AuthorityWelsh
 

Aberthin, The Vale of Glamorgan in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Aberthin, hamlet, Llanblethian par., SE. Glamorgan, 1 mile NE. of Cowbridge.

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