Cwmdare  Glamorgan


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

CWMDARE, a hamlet in Aberdare parish, Glamorgan; on the rivers Dâr and Cynon, 5 miles SW of Merthyr-Tydvil. Pop., 2, 404. The stream of a waterfall here, on Hirwain common, emits inflammable gas.

Additional information about this locality is available for Aberdar

Cwmdare through time

Cwmdare 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 Cwmdare itself, go to Units and Statistics.

How to reference this page:

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


Date accessed: 14th October 2019

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