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Welsh: Tal-y-bont ar Wysg

The White Hart Inn
Talybont-on-Usk is located in Powys
 Talybont-on-Usk shown within Powys
Population 743 (2001)
OS grid reference
Community Talybont-on-Usk
Principal area Powys
Ceremonial county Powys
Country Wales
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town BRECON
Postcode district LD3
Dialling code 01874
Police Dyfed-Powys
Fire Mid and West Wales
Ambulance Welsh
EU Parliament Wales
UK Parliament Brecon & Radnorshire
Welsh Assembly Brecon & Radnorshire
List of places

Talybont-on-Usk (Welsh: Tal-y-bont ar Wysg) is a village and community in Powys, Wales. It lies on both the River Usk and the Monmouthshire and Brecon Canal, and in 2003 won the title of 'Powys Village of the Year'. It has a population of 743.[1]

David Lewis, 1st Baron Brecon, PC (1905–1976), a Welsh businessman and Conservative politician, was from Talybont-on-Usk.


  1. ^ Census 2001 : Parish Headcounts : PowysOffice for National Statistics : Retrieved 2009-11-25

External links

  • BBC page
  • Visit our Beacons website
  • Walking in the area
  • : photos of Talybont-on-Usk and surrounding area
  • Map sources for Talybont-on-Usk
  • Talybont-on-Usk
  • Friends of Talybont Reservoir

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