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  • CAERPHILLY, a market town of Glamorganshire, Wales, 1524 m.
  • In 1858 was opened the Rhymney railway from Rhymney to Caerphilly and on to Taff's Well, whence it had running powers over the Taff Vale railway to Cardiff, but in 1871, by means of a tunnel about 2000 yds.
  • Long, under Cefn Onn, a direct line was provided from Caerphilly to Cardiff.
  • The Pontypridd and Newport railway was constructed in 1887, and there is a joint station at Caerphilly for both railways.
  • The ancient commote of Senghenydd (corresponding to the modern hundred of Caerphilly) comprised the mountainous district extending from the ridge of Cefn Onn on the south to Breconshire on the north, being bounded by the rivers Taff and Rumney on the west and east.

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