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Crumlin, Caerphilly

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Crumlin, Caerphilly

Crumlin is a town and community in Caerphilly county borough in south Wales, situated in the Ebbw River valley http://www. geograph. org. uk/photo/172731, five miles west of Pontypool, within the historic boundaries of Monmouthshire.
Post townNEWPORT
Administrative CountyCaerphilly
Traditional CountyMonmouthshire
OS GridST2198
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityGwent
Fire and Rescue AuthoritySouth Wales
Fire and Rescue AuthoritySouth Wales
Ambulance AuthorityWelsh
Dialling code01495

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

Crumlin, vil. with ry. sta, 5 miles SW. of Pontypool, Monmouthshire; P.O., T.O. C. Viaduct, on ry. between Pontypool and Merthyr, is in 10 spans, each 150 ft. wide and 200 ft. high. Crumlin Canal, 10 m. long, stretches from C. down the Ebwy Valley to near Newport.

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