UK Genealogy Archives logo

Maindee, Monmouthshire

Historical Description

Maindee, a chapelry in Christchurch parish, Monmouthshire, suburban to Newport, and forming part of that county borough. It was constituted in 1866, and has a post, money order, and telegraph office (T.S.O.) under Newport. Population, 12,744. Maindee Park is the chief residence. The living is a perpetual curacy in the diocese of Llandaff; net value, £290. Patron, the Bishop of Llandaff. The church was built in 1861. There are mission churches at Liswerry, Barnard Town, and St Julians; also Baptist and Wesleyan chapels.

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


Online maps of Maindee are available from a number of sites:

Newspapers and Periodicals

The British Newspaper Archive have fully searchable digitised copies of the following newspapers online:

Postal districtNP19
Post TownNewport