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Village of Ystalyfera
Ystalyfera is a village, with a population of about 3,000, about 8 miles north of Neath and 13 miles north-east of Swansea. It is located on the river Twrch and the Swansea Canal, close the the border with the county of Powys.
Until 1974, Ystalyfera was part of the rural district of Pontardawe in the county of Glamorganshire. From 1974 until 1996, it was part of the Lliw Valley in the county of Mid Glamorgan. Since 1996, it has been within the county borough of Neath Port Talbot - a unitary authority (in the ceremonial, or preserved, county of West Glamorgan).
Ystalyfera Jewish Community
There was small Jewish community in the village in the early 1900s.
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