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Liswerry, Monmouthshire

Historical Description

Liswerry, a hamlet in Maindee (St John's) ecclesiastical parish, Monmouthshire, 2½ miles NE of Newport. It has a post office under Newport; money order and telegraph office, Maindee. For civil purposes the whole district is in the borough of Newport, carved out of Christchurch civil parish in 1892. There are lime-works, also a chapel of ease to Maindee parish church, and a Baptist chapel.

Transcribed from The Comprehensive Gazetteer of England & Wales, 1894-5


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Postal districtNP19
Post TownNewport