Abernant, Powys

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Abernant is located in Powys
 Abernant shown within Powys
OS grid reference SO19NE44
   – Cardiff 75 mi (121 km)  
   – London 150.4 mi (242.0 km)  
Community Aberriw
Principal area Powys
Country Wales
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town Trefaldwyn
Police Dyfed-Powys
Fire Mid and West Wales
Ambulance Welsh
EU Parliament Wales
List of places

Coordinates: 52°33′58″N 3°13′11″W / 52.566133°N 3.219816°W / 52.566133; -3.219816

Abernant (English: Mouth of the Spring) is a hamlet 6 miles south of Builth Wells, Powys and is 75 miles (121km) from Cardiff and 150 miles (242km) from London.[1]

The spring forms above Abernant, near the summit of Banc y Celyn (472m), and runs through Abernant to join the River Wye. There is a large adventure centre, a branch of Manor Adventure, that operates from an old hotel in Abernant.

There is also a mine in the hills outside the village.

See also[edit]


  1. ^ Google Maps (Map). Google.