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Thornhill, Cardiff

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Thornhill, Cardiff

Thornhill (Welsh Draenen Pen-y-graig draen thorn + -en one + pen top + 'y' the + craig rock) is a northern suburb in the city of, capital of Wales, south of Caerphilly. It is a relatively modern area with housing stock dating mainly from the late 1980s and beyond. The area has a centralised precinct providing services, comprising a community centre (Thornhill Church Centre), a Sainsbury's supermarket, with an integral Post Office and Pharmacy; and a Medical Centre.
Post townCARDIFF
Administrative CountyCardiff
Traditional CountyGlamorgan
OS GridST1782
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 code+44-29
Population6,300
 

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