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Undy, Monmouthshire

Historical Description

Undy, a parish in Monmouthshire, on the coast, 1 mile E of Magor station on the South Wales section of the G.W.R., and 7 miles E by S of Newport. Post town, Newport; money order and telegraph office, Magor. Acreage, 1763 of land and 2120 of foreshore; population, 393. There is a parish council consisting of seven members. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of Llandaff; gross value, £231 with residence. Patrons, the Dean and Chapter of Llandaff. The church is ancient, and was restored in 1880. There is a Wesleyan chapel.

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 - 1968
Registration districtCaerleon1968 - 1974

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Civil Registration

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For births, marriages, and deaths in Undy from 1968 to 1974 you should search for the Caerleon Registration District.

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