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Llanvihangel nigh Usk, Monmouthshire

Historical Description

Llanvihangel-nigh-Usk or Llanvihangel Gobion, a village and a parish in Monmouthshire, on the river Usk, 2¼ miles NNE of Nantyderry station on the G.W.R., and 4½ SE of Abergavenny. There is a post and telegraph office called Llanvihangel Gobion, under Abergavenny; money order office, Abergavenny. Acreage, 388; population, 105. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Llandaff; gross value, £200. The church is good. There is a Calvinistic Methodist chapel.

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 parishLlanvihangel-Near-Usk St. Michael 
Poor Law unionAbergavenny 
Registration districtAbergavenny1837 - 1935

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