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Merthyr Dyfan, The Vale of Glamorgan

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Merthyr Dyfan, The Vale of Glamorgan

Merthyr Dyfan or Dyfan is a northeastern suburb district of Barry in the Vale of Glamorgan, in south Wales, formerly an independent medieval village and reputedly the oldest Christian site in Wales. It is also a traditional parish and a formal electoral ward of the Vale of Glamorgan. It borders Colcot to the west, Buttrills to the southwest and Gibbonsdown to the southeast.
Administrative CountyThe Vale of Glamorgan
Traditional CountyGlamorgan
OS GridST1169
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Region
CountryWales
Police AuthoritySouth Wales
 

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