Abercarn, a town in Mynyddyslwyn parish, Monmouthshire, on the G.W.R., 10 miles NW of Newport. It has a post, money order, and telegraph office under Newport, a railway station, chemical works, iron and tinplate works, and extensive collieries. There are several chapels. Population, 10,464.
The following is a list of the administrative units in which this place was either wholly or partly included.
|Registration district||Newport||1894 - 1936|
|Registration district||Caerleon||1936 - 1974|
Any dates in this table should be used as a guide only.
Newspapers and Periodicals
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