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Ifton

IFTON, a parish, in the union of Chepstow, division of Christchurch, hundred of Caldicot, county of Monmouth, 6 miles (S. W.) from Chepstow; containing 41 inhabitants. The parish is situated at the mouth of the river Severn, and contains about 680 acres; the soil is of a sandy and loamy quality, resting on limestone. The living is a rectory not in charge, united to that of Roggiet: the glebe consists of 75 acres. The church has been demolished.

Transcribed from A Topographical Dictionary of England, by Samuel Lewis, seventh edition, published 1858.