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Kilgwrrwg, Monmouthshire

Historical Description

Kilgwrrwg, a parish in Monmouthshire, 5 miles SE of Llandenny station on the Pontypool Road, Monmouth, and Ross branch of the G.W.R., and 6 NW of Chepstow, which is the post town. Acreage, 666; population, 92. The living is a rectory, united with that of Wolves Newton, in the diocese of Llandaff; gross value, a£235 with residence. Patrons½ the Bishop and Archdeacon of Llandaff alternately. The church is ancient. There is a chapel for Bible Christians.

Transcribed from The Comprehensive Gazetteer of England & Wales, 1894-5


The following is a list of the administrative units in which this place was either wholly or partly included.

Ancient CountyMonmouthshire 
Poor Law unionChepstow 
Registration districtChepstow1837 - 1968
Registration districtCaerleon1968 - 1974

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Civil Registration

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For births, marriages, and deaths in Kilgwrrwg from 1837 to 1968 you should search for the Chepstow Registration District.
For births, marriages, and deaths in Kilgwrrwg from 1968 to 1974 you should search for the Caerleon Registration District.

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