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Llandenny, Monmouthshire

Historical Description

Llandenny, a village and a parish in Monmouthshire. The village stands on the Olway Brook, 3½ miles NE of Usk, and has'a station on the G.W.R., and a post office under Newport; money order and telegraph office, Raglan. The parish comprises 2302 acres; population, 389. Cefn Tilla Court is the seat of Lord Raglan; it was the headquarters of Fairfax during the siege of Raglan Castle in the Civil War. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of Llandaff; net value, £15 from "glebe "land. Patron, the Duke of Beaufort. The church is dedicated to St John, is ancient, and was restored in 1865. Thert is a church mission chapel at the Kingcoed and a Baptist 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 
Ecclesiastical parishLlandenny St. John 
Poor Law unionMonmouth 
Registration districtMonmouth1837 - 1935

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Postal districtNP15
Post TownUsk