Bargoed  Monmouthshire


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

BARGOED, a station on the Rhymney railway, on the mutual border of Monmouth and Wales, 18½ miles N of Cardiff. The Bargoed Rhymney valley here joins that of the Rhymney river; and is crossed by the railway on a handsome viaduct.

Bargoed through time

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

How to reference this page:

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


Date accessed: 17th May 2022

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