Llanishen, a parish in Monmouthshire, near Olway Brook, 4 miles E by S of Llandenny station on the G.W.R., and 7 SSW of Monmouth. It has a post office under Chepstow; money order office, Trelleck; telegraph office, Tintern. Acreage, 1575; population of the civil parish, 202; of the ecclesiastical, 214. The living is a vicarage, with the perpetual curacy of Trelleck Grange annexed, in the diocese of Llandaff; net value, £120 with residence. Patron, the Duke of Beaufort. The church is good. There is a Wesleyan chapel.
The following is a list of the administrative units in which this place was either wholly or partly included.
|Ecclesiastical parish||Llanishen St. Denis|
|Poor Law union||Monmouth|
|Registration district||Monmouth||1837 - 1935|
Any dates in this table should be used as a guide only.
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Directories & Gazetteers
We have transcribed the entry for Llanishen from the following:
- Samuel Lewis' A Topographical Dictionary of England, by Samuel Lewis, seventh edition, published 1858. (Llanishen (St. Denis))
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- Streetmap.co.uk (Current Ordnance Survey maps).
- A Vision of Britain through Time. (Old maps)
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