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The Sirhowy, Breconshire

Historical Description

Sirhowy, The, a river in Brecknockshire and Monmouthshire, rising on Mynydd Llangynidr in Brecknockshire, and running about 18 miles south-south-eastward, past Tredegar, Argoed, and Mynyddyslwyn to the Ebbw, three-quarters of a mile above Risca. Its vale is rich in minerals, and teems with mineral works.

Transcribed from The Comprehensive Gazetteer of England & Wales, 1894-5

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