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Wenvoe, The Vale of Glamorgan

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Wenvoe, The Vale of Glamorgan

Wenvoe is a Welsh village between Barry and Cardiff in the Vale of Glamorgan, Wales. Nearby is the Wenvoe Transmitter near Twyn-yr-Odyn and the HTV Wales Television Centre at Culverhouse Cross in the suburbs of Cardiff. It is home to the Wenvoe Quarry, Wenvoe Castle Golf Club and the Walston Castle restaurant.
Post townCardiff
Administrative CountyThe Vale of Glamorgan
Traditional CountyGlamorgan
OS GridST1272
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Region
CountryWales
Police AuthoritySouth Wales
Fire and Rescue AuthoritySouth Wales
Fire and Rescue AuthoritySouth Wales
Ambulance AuthorityWelsh
Dialling code029
Population2,009
 

Other names by which Wenvoe, The Vale of Glamorgan has been known in the past

Wenfoe ~ Wenvo

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

Wenvoe (or Wenfoe), par. and vil., Glamorgan, in SE. of co.- par., 3035 ac., pop. 405; vil., 5 miles SW. of Cardiff; P.O.; in vicinity is Wenvoe Castle, seat.

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