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Tintern Parva, Monmouthshire

Historical Description

Tintern Parva, a parish, with a village, in Monmouthshire, on the river Wye, 5¼ miles N of Chepstow. It has a station on the Wye Valley branch of the G.W.R., and a post, money order, and telegraph office under Chepstow. Acreage, 795; population, 306. There is a parish council consisting of five members. Nurtons is the chief residence. The Duke of Beaufort is lord of the manor. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Llandaff; net value, £101. The church is Early English, and was restored and partly rebuilt in 1846.

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 parishLittle Tintern St. Michael 
Poor Law unionChepstow 
Registration districtChepstow1837 - 1935

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