Penyclawdd, a parish in Monmouthshire, 1½ mile SW of Dingestow station on the G.W.R., and 5¼ miles SW of Monmouth. Post town, Monmouth; money order and telegraph office, Raglan. Acreage, 796; population, 66. The living is a vicarage, annexed to the vicarage of Llangoven, in the diocese of Llandaff, The church is ancient.
The following is a list of the administrative units in which this place was either wholly or partly included.
|Ecclesiastical parish||Pen-Y-Clawdd St. Martin|
|Poor Law union||Monmouth|
Any dates in this table should be used as a guide only.
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Directories & Gazetteers
We have transcribed the entry for Penyclawdd from the following:
- Samuel Lewis' A Topographical Dictionary of England, by Samuel Lewis, seventh edition, published 1858. (Pen-Y-Clawdd (St. Martin))
Online maps of Penyclawdd are available from a number of sites:
- Bing (Current Ordnance Survey maps).
- Google Streetview.
- National Library of Scotland. (Old maps)
- old-maps.co.uk (Old Ordnance Survey maps to buy).
- Streetmap.co.uk (Current Ordnance Survey maps).
- A Vision of Britain through Time. (Old maps)
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