Cefnpennar  Glamorgan


In 1870-72, John Marius Wilson's Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales described Cefnpennar like this:

CEFNPENNAR, a hamlet in Aberdare parish, Glamorgan; on the river Cynon, the Merthyr-Tydvil canal, and the Taf Valley railway, under Twynmawr, 4½ miles SW of Merthyr-Tydvil. Real property, £32,867; of which £15,096 are in mines, £8,000 in iron-works, £2,185 in canals, and £60 in quarries. Pop., 834.

Cefnpennar through time

Cefnpennar is now part of Rhondda; Cynon; Taff district. Click here for graphs and data of how Rhondda; Cynon; Taff has changed over two centuries. For statistics about Cefnpennar itself, go to Units and Statistics.

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Cefnpennar, in Rhondda; Cynon; Taff and Glamorgan | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.


Date accessed: 18th October 2019

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