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Pontllanfraith, Caerphilly

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Pontllanfraith, Caerphilly

Pontllanfraith is a large village located in the Sirhowy Valley in Caerphilly county borough, south Wales, within the historic boundaries of Monmouthshire. It is situated adjacent to the town of Blackwood, with the Sirhowy River passing through both locations. The village includes the communities of the Penllwyn, Springfield, Woodfieldside and The Bryn.
Administrative CountyCaerphilly
Traditional CountyMonmouthshire
OS GridST1896
OS Settlement ClassificationTown
Police AuthorityGwent

Other names by which Pontllanfraith, Caerphilly has been known in the past

Pont Llanfraith ~ Pontlanfraith

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

Pontlanfraith, hamlet, in W. of Monmouthshire, 2½ miles SW. of Crumlin; P.O.

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