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Llangoven, Monmouthshire

Historical Description

Llangoven, a parish in Monmouthshire, 2 miles S by E of Raglan station on the G.W.R., and 6½ SW of Monmouth. Post town, Monmouth; money order and telegraph office, Raglan. Acreage, 1898; population of the civil parish, 113, of the ecclesiastical, 167. The living is a vicarage, united with the vicarage of Pen-y-Clawdd, in the diocese of Llandaff; net value, £205 with residence. Patrons, the Dean and Chapter of Llandaff. The church is dedicated to St Goven, and has been recently restored.

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

Administration

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

Ancient CountyMonmouthshire 
Ecclesiastical parishLlangoven St. Goven 
HundredRaglan 
Poor Law unionMonmouth 
Registration districtMonmouth1837 - 1935

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Civil Registration

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