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Pontypool (Welsh: Pont-y-pŵl) is in Monmouthshire and one of the earliest industrial towns in Wales.


Pontypool consists of several smaller districts, including Abersychan, Cwmffrwdoer, Pontnewynydd, Trevethin, Penygarn, Wainfelin, Tranch, Brynwern, Pontymoile, Blaendare, Cwmynyscoy, New Inn, Griffithstown and Sebastopol.

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  • 1 Pontypool Park. 150-acre (0.61 km2) of landscaped open grassland and mixed woodland Pontypool Park (Q7228410) on Wikidata Pontypool Park on Wikipedia
  • 2 Pontypool Museum. industrial, social and cultural heritage and history of the Torfaen valley and Pontypool as well as collection of Pontypool & Usk Japanware, which was produced from the mid-18th century. Torfaen Museum (Q7228409) on Wikidata Pontypool Museum on Wikipedia







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