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Redwick, Monmouthshire

Historical Description

Redwick, a township and a chapelry in Magor parish, Monmouthshire, on the coast of Caldicot Level, 3 miles SSW of Magor station on the South Wales section of the G.W.R., and 8 ESE of Newport. Post town, Newport; money order and telegraph office, Magor. Acreage, 2502 of land, with 4655 of foreshore; population, 226. The living is annexed to the vicarage of Magor in the diocese of Llandaff. The church is ancient, and was restored in 1876. There is a Baptist chapel.

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 
Ecclesiastical parishRedwick St. Thomas 
HundredCaldicot 
Poor Law unionNewport 
Registration districtNewport1837 - 1936
Registration districtCaerleon1936 - 1974

Any dates in this table should be used as a guide only.


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