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Llantwit Fardre, Rhondda,Cynon,Taff

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Llantwit Fardre, Rhondda,Cynon,Taff

Llantwit Fardre is a large village situated on the A473, Pontypridd to Bridgend (Welsh: Penybont ar Ogwr), road near the Welsh towns of Pontypridd and Llantrisant. Confusingly, Llantwit Fardre is also the name of the old parish and the community area that takes in the villages of Llantwit Fardre, Tonteg and Church Village. The Welsh Government has constructed a bypass to reduce traffic congestion on the A473 road at Tonteg, Church Village and Llantwit Fardre.
Post townChurch Village, PONTYPRIDD
Administrative CountyRhondda,Cynon,Taff
Traditional CountyGlamorgan
OS GridST0784
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 Llantwit Fardre, Rhondda,Cynon,Taff has been known in the past

Lantwit Vairdre ~ Llanilltyd Vaerdre ~ Llantwit ~ Llantwit Vairdre

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

Llantwit, ry. sta., Glamorgan, in S. of co., 4½ miles NE. of Llantrisaint. See LLANTWIT VAIRDEE.

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