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Blaenrhondda in the Parish of Ystradyfodwg

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"Blaenrhondda is a village in the county borough of Rhondda Cynon Taf, Wales, lying at the head the Rhondda Fawr valley. Blaenrhondda is a very small village and is part of the community of Treherbert." wikipedia

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Church Records

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

Nonconformist Registers Deposited
Chapel Baptisms Marriages Burials OS Map Ref Deposited
Calfaria, Baptist - 1952-1974 - SS 92759978 GRO
Bethesda, Calvinistic Methodist - 1917-1959, 1964-1968 - SN 92650010 NLW

GRO - Glamorgan Record Office, Cardiff
NLW - National Library of Wales, Aberystwyth

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Description & Travel

Historic Landscape Characterisation: The Rhondda - on the CADW site.  
Fully explore the site - there are separate detailed sections for places in the area

You can see pictures of Blaenrhondda in the Parish of Ystradyfodwg which are provided by:

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Directories

Transcript of complete name listing for Treherbert and Ystrad-Rhondda, with the parish and hamlets of Ystradyfodwg, Blaen-y-cwm, Blaen-y-Rhondda, Cwmdare, Cwmpark, Llwynpia, Pen-y-griag, Penyrenglyn, Pentre, Ton-pentre-ystrad, Ton-y-pandy, Treorky, Tynewydd and Tynybedw, from Slaters Directory for 1880.

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Gazetteers

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Historical Geography

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

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Maps

You can see maps centred on OS grid reference SS928997 (Lat/Lon: 51.685791, -3.552095), Blaenrhondda in the Parish of Ystradyfodwg which are provided by:

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Occupations

Blaenrhondda Colliery on the Welsh Coal Mines site