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Pontygwaith, Rhondda,Cynon,Taff

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Pontygwaith, Rhondda,Cynon,Taff

This article is about the village and well known bridge of Pontygwaith between Edwardsville nr. Treharris and Merthyr Vale on the A4054. For the Pontygwaith in the Rhondda Valley see Pontygwaith, Rhondda. Pontygwaith (Welsh,"Bridge to work" or "Bridge of the Ironworks") is a village situated in the Merthyr Valley, (now referred to as the Taff Valley), South Wales. A Sussex Ironmaster named Anthony Morley set up a small ironworks here in 1583.
Administrative CountyRhondda,Cynon,Taff
Traditional CountyGlamorgan
OS GridST0094
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Region
CountryWales
Police AuthoritySouth Wales
 

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