Nelson  Glamorgan


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

NELSON, a village in the E of Glamorgan; near the Monmouth, Pontypool, and Merthyr railway, 6½ miles N E by N of Pontypridd. It has a post-office under Pontypridd, and a station, jointly with Llancaich, on the railway .

Additional information about this locality is available for Llanfabon

Nelson through time

Nelson is now part of Caerphilly district. Click here for graphs and data of how Caerphilly has changed over two centuries. For statistics about Nelson itself, go to Units and Statistics.

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Nelson, in Caerphilly and Glamorgan | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.


Date accessed: 24th August 2019

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