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Trehafod, Rhondda,Cynon,Taff

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Trehafod, Rhondda,Cynon,Taff

Trehafod is a village and community in the Rhondda Valley between Porth and Pontypridd in the county borough of Rhondda Cynon Taf, Wales, although in administrative terms is split between the electoral division of Cymmer (Rhondda) to the West and Rhondda (Pontypridd) to the East. A former coal mining area, the village is now best known as the site of the Rhondda Heritage Park, a tourist attraction reflecting industrial life of coal mining Rhondda.
Administrative CountyRhondda,Cynon,Taff
Traditional CountyGlamorgan
OS GridST0491
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthoritySouth Wales
Fire and Rescue AuthoritySouth Wales
Fire and Rescue AuthoritySouth Wales
Ambulance AuthorityWelsh
Dialling code01443

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

Hafod ~ Havod ~ Havoddryenog

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

Havod, ry. sta., 2 miles NW. of Pontypridd Junction, Glamorgan; P.O., called Hafod.

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