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Trostrey, Monmouthshire

Historical Description

Trostrey, a parish in Monmouthshire, 2½ miles NNW of Usk. Post town, Usk, under Newport. Acreage, 1261; population, 135. Trostrey Court, an ancient mansion, now a farmhouse, was occupied by the Parliamentary troops in the Civil War, and some despatches of Cromwell's were found here. The living is a rectory, annexed to that of Bettws Newydd, in the diocese of Llandaff. The church is a small ancient edifice dedicated to St David.

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 parishTrostrey St. David 
Poor Law unionPont-y-Pool 
Registration districtPontypool1837 - 1935

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