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Mounton, Monmouthshire

Historical Description

Mounton, a parish in Monmouthshire, on Mounton Brook, 2 miles WSW of Chepstow. Post town, Chepstow. Acreage, 413; population, 48. The manor belongs to the Duke of Beaufort. The living is a perpetual curacy in the diocese of Llandaff; gross value, £160. The church is a small ancient edifice, and was restored in 1881.

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 - 1935

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Postal districtNP16
Post TownChepstow