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.
Chapel Hill Parish; Statistics; Area 820 acres; Population 265 males, 280 females, total 545
- Chapel Hill Parish Church - Attendance - morning 50, afternoon 50 2 services in English Informant Chas Davis
- Wesleyan Chapel - Erected 1820 Attendance - morning 8, evening 60 Henry Richard, Society Steward (footnote says this is wrongly listed under Chapel Hill parish but actual parish indicated was 'Tintern Abbey Parish'. However Tintern Abbey itself IS in Chapel Hill parish))
- Bible Christians - Erected before 1800 (i.e a dwelling house) Attendance - morning 9, afternoon 14, evening 29 "Near this place of worship there are residing 68 persons and 42 children upwards of a mile and a quarter from the Parish Church and in consequence of having no chapel, we as a religious body of people have no Sabbath School - we have had preaching in the neighbourhood about 25 years and should have built a chapel but could not obtain a site of land but still continue our services in a dwelling house " Thomas Highley, Steward