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Ystrad Mynach, Caerphilly

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Ystrad Mynach, Caerphilly

Ystrad Mynach is a town in the County Borough of Caerphilly, previously within the ancient traditional county of Glamorgan, Wales, and is 5 miles north of Caerphilly town. It has a population of around 13,500 and stands in the Rhymney Valley http://www. geograph. org. uk/photo/372457. Before the Industrial Revolution and the coming of coal mining in the South Wales coalfield the valley was rural and farmed http://www. geograph. org. uk/photo/235490. It lies in the community of Gelligaer.
Post townHENGOED
Administrative CountyCaerphilly
Traditional CountyGlamorgan
OS GridST1494
OS Settlement ClassificationTown
Region
CountryWales
Police AuthorityGwent
Fire and Rescue AuthoritySouth Wales
Fire and Rescue AuthoritySouth Wales
Ambulance AuthorityWelsh
Dialling code01443
Population13,500
 

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