River Loughor

The River Loughor is a river in which marks the border between and . The river is sourced from an underground lake at the emerging at the surface from Llygad Llwchwr which translates from the Welsh as "eye of the Loughor".

Notable Places in the Area

is a ruined, medieval fortification located in the town of , . is situated 1,100 feet east of River Loughor. Photo: Nigel Davies, CC BY-SA 2.0.

The Loughor railway viaduct carries the West Wales Line across the River Loughor. is situated 390 feet north of River Loughor. Photo: Wiccasha, Public domain.

The is a road bridge crossing over the River Loughor, providing a convenient link between much of western Swansea and , west . is situated 520 feet north of River Loughor. Photo: Wiccasha, Public domain.

Railway station
serves the village of near , , . is situated 1 mile northwest of River Loughor. Photo: Ruth Sharville, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Localities in the Area

is a Welsh town in the City and County of , within the historic county boundaries of , . Photo: Nigel Davies, CC BY-SA 2.0.

, is a village in the City and County of , Wales falling within the ward. is situated 1½ miles east of River Loughor. Photo: Jaggery, CC BY-SA 2.0.

is a village which is situated in the north of the in the county of , Wales. is situated 1½ miles southwest of River Loughor. Photo: Eagle Owl, CC BY-SA 3.0.

River Loughor

51.6614° or 51° 39' 41" north
-4.0822° or 4° 4' 56" west
Open Location Code
105 feet (32 metres)
Geo­Names ID

Also Known As

  • Breton: Stêr Llwchwr
  • Cebuano: River Loughor
  • English: Afon Llwchwr
  • German: River Loughor
  • Japanese: Loughor川
  • Livvi: Afon Llwchwr
  • Swedish: River Loughor
  • Welsh: Afon Llwchwr
  • Loughor

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