National Coal Museum Blaenavon (courtesy of Nessy-Pic)
Torfaen (Welsh: Torfaen) is a county borough in Wales within the historic boundaries of Monmouthshire. It was originally formed in 1974 as a district of the county of Gwent and in 1996 it was reconstituted as a unitary authority.
Its main towns are Cwmbran, Blaenavon and Pontypool.
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