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Llandegveth, Monmouthshire

Historical Description

Llandegveth, a village and a parish in Monmouthshire, on an affluent of the river Usk, 3½ miles NE of Caerleon, and 4 SW of Usk. Post town, Caerleon, under Newport. Acreage, 799; population, 76. Lansoar is the chief residence. The living is a rectory, annexed to Llanthewy Vach, in the diocese of Llandaff; net value, £189 with residence. The church is dedicated to St Tegfydd, is Early English, and was rebuilt in 1876.

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 
Ecclesiastical parishLlandegveth St. Thomas 
Poor Law unionPont-y-Pool 
Registration districtPontypool1837 - 1935

Any dates in this table should be used as a guide only.

Civil Registration

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Directories & Gazetteers

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Postal districtNP18
Post TownNewport