Place:


Bryn Mawr Brecknockshire

 

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

BRYNMAWR, a large seat of iron-works, on the northern border of Monmouth; on the Merthyr and Abergavenny railway, in the vicinity of Nantyglo. It has a post office‡ under Tredegar, a r. station, an inn, a church, and several chapels. A railway from it to Blaenavon was authorised in 1866.

Bryn Mawr through time

A Vision of Britain through Time includes a large library of local statistics for administrative units. For the best overall sense of how the area containing Bryn Mawr has changed, please see our redistricted information for the modern district of Blaenau Gwent. More detailed statistical data are available under Units and statistics, which includes both administrative units covering Bryn Mawr and units named after it.

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Bryn Mawr, in Blaenau Gwent and Brecknockshire | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/place/953

Date accessed: 29th July 2014


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