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Rogerstone, Monmouthshire

Historical Description

Rogerstone, a hamlet in Bassaleg parish, Monmouthshire, 2½ miles W by N of Newport. It has a post and money order office under Newport; telegraph office, Bassaleg. There is a station at Tydu on the Western Valleys section of the G.W.R. Acreage, 2299; population, 2589. There are remains of an ancient castle. A chapel of ease was erected in 1888.

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 
Civil parishBassaleg 
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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