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Llanvihangel-Llantarnam (St. Michael)

LLANVIHANGEL-LLANTARNAM (St. Michael), a parish, in the union of Newport, division of Caerleon, hundred of Usk, county of Monmouth, 2 miles (N. W. by W.) from Caerleon; containing 780 inhabitants. The living is a perpetual curacy; patron, E. Blewitt, Esq., who, and the family of Wood, are impropriators: the great tithes have been commuted for £90, and those of the incumbent for £101. Here was a Cistercian abbey, the revenue of which was valued at the Dissolution at £71. 3. 2.

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