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Ynysddu, Caerphilly

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Ynysddu, Caerphilly

Ynysddu is a small village in the Sirhowy valley of south-east Wales. It is part of the district of Caerphilly within the historic boundaries of Monmouthshire. It is next to Cwmfelinfach, 4.3 miles (6.8 km) north of the town of Risca and 4 miles (5.1 km) south of the market town of Blackwood, about 10 minutes by road from the M4 motorway and 35 minutes from the Severn Bridge. The electorate in 2008 was 2,905.
Post townNEWPORT
Administrative CountyCaerphilly
Traditional CountyMonmouthshire
OS GridST1792
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityGwent
Fire and Rescue AuthoritySouth Wales
Fire and Rescue AuthoritySouth Wales
Ambulance AuthorityWelsh
Dialling code01495

Ynysddu, Caerphilly in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Ynysddu, ry. sta., Monmouthshire, 4 miles NW. of Risca and 2 miles S. of Tredegar Junction.

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