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Penterry, Monmouthshire

Historical Description

Penterry, a parish in Monmouthshire, near the river Wye, 3½ miles N by W of Chepstow. Post town, Chepstow. Acreage, 480; population, 17. The living is a vicarage, annexed to that of St Orvan's, in the diocese of Llandaff. The church is ancient and was restored in 1863.

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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