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Nantgarw, Rhondda,Cynon,Taff

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Nantgarw, Rhondda,Cynon,Taff

Nantgarw is a village in the county borough of Rhondda Cynon Taf, Wales, near Cardiff. From an electoral and administrative perspective Nantgarw falls within the ward of Taffs Well, a village some 2.5 miles south, but historically fell within the boundaries of Caerphilly, which is a major town located less than 2.5 miles to the east. The original village was destroyed by the development of the A470 trunk road, which was situated at the location of the current Nantgarw/A468 junction.
Administrative CountyRhondda,Cynon,Taff
Traditional CountyGlamorgan
OS GridST1285
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthoritySouth Wales

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

Nantgarw, hamlet, in Taff Vale, Glamorgan, 6 miles NW. of Cardiff; P.O.

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