Church and chapel data from The Religious census of 1851 : A Calendar of the returns relating to Wales, Vol 1, South Wales. Ed. by I.G Jones, & D. Williams. UWP, Cardiff, 1976. The names given towards the end of each entry are those of the informants. Check with Gwent RO to see what extant records are held, and possible names of chapels/churches built after 1851.
Bassaleg parish; consisting of the hamlets of Duffryn, Graig and Rogerstone. Parish statistics; Area 6955 acres; Population 1095 males, 1067 females, total 2159
- Graig Hamlet
- Bassaleg Parish Church, St Basil. - Attendance - morning 150+57 scholars, evening 119 Two services in English Hugh Williams, Vicar.
- Wesleyan Meth. Chapel. - Erected 1842. Attendance - afternoon 54, evening 84 (inc. Sunday Scholars) Thomas Rowland, Class Leader, Shoemaker, Py corner
- Bethel, Particular Baptist. - Erected 1825 Attendance - morning 126+5 scholars, evening 170+25 scholars. ("There is at present no stationed minister in consequence of which the Congregation is less in number this last three months") William Treherne Rees, Deacon, Holly House, nr Newport.
- Rogerstone Hamlet
- Bethesda Baptist Chapel. - Erected before 1800 Attendance - morning 212, afternoon 116 scholars, evening 300. ("Our neighbourhood at present is visited with fever and scarletina which prevents our members and hearers from attending divine worship as usual to a great extent") Thomas Thomas, Minister, Bassaleg.
- Ebenezer Independents. - Erected 1832. Attendance - morning 20, afternoon 27+50 scholars, evening 40. ("The state of the cause is rather low, the finances are not adequate to its support") Evan Pryse, Manager, Pye Corner, Bassaleg.