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Llansoy, Monmouthshire

Historical Description

Llansoy, a parish in Monmouthshire, 2 miles NE of Llandenny station on the G.W.R., and 4½ ENE of Usk. It has a post office under Newport; money order office, Trelleck; telegraph office, Usk. Acreage, 1415; population, 130. The Duke of Beaufort is lord of the manor. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Llandaff; net value, £120 with residence. Patron, the Duke of Beaufort. The church is ancient, and has been restored.

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

Administration

The following is a list of the administrative units in which this place was either wholly or partly included.

Ancient CountyMonmouthshire 
HundredRaglan 
Poor Law unionChepstow 
Registration districtChepstow1837 - 1935

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CountyMonmouthshire
RegionWales
CountryWales
Postal districtNP15
Post TownUsk