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Troed-y-rhiw in the Parish of Merthyr Tydfil


You can also perform a more selective search for churches in the Troedyrhiw area that are recorded in the GENUKI church database. This will also help identify other churches in nearby townships and/or parishes. You also have the option to see the location of the churches marked on a map.

Church Records

For full and up-to-date details of their holdings see the sites of Glamorgan Record Office and/or West Glamorgan Archives

The church is dedicated to St. John the Baptist, is in the Benefice of Troedyrhiw with Merthyr Vale, and the diocese of Llandaff. Details of the present incumbent of this benefice can be found at the Church in Wales website. The church can be located at grid reference SO068021.

Anglican Parish Registers
Baptisms Marriages Burials Banns Bishops Transcripts
No Registers have been deposited yet


Non Conformist Registers held at the Glamorgan Record Office, Cardiff
Chapel Baptisms Marriages Burials OS Map Ref
Carmel, Baptist 1944-1961 - - SO 07160231
English, Wesleyan 1856-1931 - - SO 0711023

Description and Travel

Troedyrhiw on Alan George's site

Troedyrhiw on the data-wales site

You can see pictures of Troedyrhiw which are provided by:

Historical Geography

You can see the administrative areas in which Troedyrhiw has been placed at times in the past. Select one to see a link to a map of that particular area.


Troedyrhiw War Memorial - on the Roll of Honour site, with a list of names


You can see maps centred on OS grid reference SO072024 (Lat/Lon: 51.712586, -3.344621), Troedyrhiw which are provided by:


Castle Pit, Troedyrhiw on the Welsh Coal Mines site

Plan of Troedyrhiw Farm showing field names and coal veins in 1789 - on the People's Collection Wales site (use search box)