Powys

Powys is a principal area in . It consists of the historic counties of Brecknockshire, Montgomeryshire and Radnorshire.
Photo: Graham Taylor, CC BY-SA 2.0.

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is a market town and the former county town of Brecknockshire, a traditional county which now forms the southernmost part of the modern county of Powys in . Photo: Wiccasha, Public domain.

is a market town and community in , historically in the county of , but currently administered as part of the unitary authority of Powys. Photo: Mike Peel, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is a small town with a population of about 1,900 in , on the River Wye, very close to the border and within the borders of . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 2.0.

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is in . A former hub of the textile industry, it lies on the River Severn and is now home to high tech industries. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 2.0.

is a town and community in Powys, within the historic boundaries of , . Photo: P.khiao, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is a market town, community and electoral ward in Powys, and within the historic boundaries of . Photo: Tanya Dedyukhina, CC BY 3.0.

is an ancient market town in the county of Powys in . Photo: Chris Gunns, CC BY-SA 2.0.

is a town and community on the A470 and B4518 roads in Powys, within the historic county boundaries of , . Photo: firstjaytee, CC BY-SA 2.0.

is a market town and community in Powys, on the . Photo: Whatlep, CC BY-SA 2.0.

is a small town in Powys, . The name is taken from that of the nearby Iron Age hill fort of Crug Hywel above the town.

is both a market town and a community and an electoral ward in Powys, Wales, within the historic county of . Photo: Thisrain, Public domain.

is a market town in Powys. As the English name implies, it was historically the county town of and as such, was a prosperous community and important political and commercial centre in the 17th-19th centuries. Photo: ceridwen, CC BY-SA 2.0.

is a market town and community in the county of Powys and historic county of Brecknockshire, mid , lying at the confluence of rivers and Irfon, in the Welsh part of the Wye Valley. Photo: Ian Medcalf, CC BY-SA 2.0.

is a small town in Powys, east central upon the River Banwy, around 8 miles west of .

is a small town and community in mid Powys, , in the historic county of Brecknockshire on the Afon Irfon. Photo: Nigel Davies, CC BY-SA 2.0.

is a village in Powys, Wales, situated on the edge of the and in the community of .

Powys

Latitude of center
52.2385° or 52° 14' 18.7" north
Longitude of center
-3.3683° or 3° 22' 6" west
Population
130,000
Elevation
853 feet (260 metres)
Geo­Names ID
11612612

Also Known As

  • Arabic: باويس
  • Armenian: Պոուիս
  • Asturian: Powys
  • Basque: Powys
  • Belarusian: Графства Повіс
  • Belarusian: Повіс
  • Bengali: পয়েজ
  • Breton: Powys
  • Bulgarian: Поуис
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  • Cebuano: Sir Powys
  • Chinese: Powys Kūn
  • Chinese: 波伊斯
  • Chinese: 波厄斯郡
  • Cornish: Powys
  • Czech: Powys
  • Dutch: Powys
  • English: Ceremonial County Powys
  • English: County of Powys
  • English: Powys County
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  • German: GB-POW
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  • Greek: Πόουις
  • Gujarati: પોવીસ
  • Hebrew: פוויס
  • Hungarian: Powys
  • Irish: Powys
  • Italian: Cefnllys
  • Italian: Powys
  • Japanese: ポーイス
  • Kannada: ಪೊವಿಸ್
  • Korean: 포위스
  • Korean: 포위스 주
  • Korean: 포이스
  • Korean: 포이스 주
  • Latin: Poysia
  • Lithuanian: Povisas
  • Low German: Powys
  • Manx: Powys
  • Min Nan Chinese: Powys Kūn
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  • Persian: پویس
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  • Russian: Повис
  • Russian: Поуис
  • Scots: Powys
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  • Swedish: Powys
  • Tamil: பௌய்ஸ்
  • Telugu: పావేస్
  • Turkish: Powys
  • Ukrainian: Повіс
  • Ukrainian: Поуйс
  • Ukrainian: Поуїс
  • Urdu: پوویس
  • Vietnamese: Powys
  • Welsh: Cyngor Sir Powys
  • Welsh: Mhowys
  • Welsh: Powys

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