Llangwym (St. Hierom)

LLANGWYM (St. Hierom), a parish, in the union of Chepstow, division and hundred of Usk, county of Monmouth, 3½ miles (E.) from the town of Usk; containing 350 inhabitants, of whom 41 are in the Higher, and 309 in the Lower, division. The parish consists of 3420 acres; and comprises some elevated, and more of moderately undulated, ground. The living is a discharged vicarage, valued in the king's books at £4. 16. 8.; net income, £83; patron, the Prebendary of Llangwym in the Cathedral of Llandaff.

Transcribed from A Topographical Dictionary of England, by Samuel Lewis, 7th edition, published in 1848.

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