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Llanddinol / Itton

"ITTON, a parish in the upper division of the hundred of Caldicott, county Monmouth, 3 miles N.W. of Chepstow. It includes the extra parochial liberty of Howick. The village is small, and wholly agricultural. The living is a discharged rectory in the diocese of Llandaff, value £153. The church is an ancient structure dedicated to St. Deinol."

[Description(s) from The National Gazetteer of Great Britain and Ireland (1868)

Church History

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 established after 1851.

Itton Parish consisting of Itton and Howick hamlet; Statistics; Area 1738 acres; Population 108 males, 92 females, total 200

  • Itton parish
  • Itton Parish Church - Attendance (average) - morning 40, afternoon 60 (alternate?)       1 service in English     Joseph Camplin Prosser, Rector

Church Records

See the Monmouthshire county page for links to online records

  • This list of parish records is intended as a rough guide to coverage only. Their location as stated should be confirmed with the appropriate Record Office prior to any visit.
    Llanddinol / Itton, St Deinol's Church - records with the Gwent RO
    Baptisms & Burials Marriages
    1773-1812 1775-1836
    Bishops Transcripts 1725-1820, 1822-32, 1834, 1836-62, 1864-8 - records with the NLW
    [Details as published in The Parish Registers of Wales, NLW 1986 - present location/availability may vary]

Description and Travel

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Historical Geography

You can see the administrative areas in which Llanddinol / Itton has been placed at times in the past. Select one to see a link to a map of that particular area.


  • Kain, R.J.P., Oliver, R.R., Historic Parishes of England and Wales: an Electronic Map of Boundaries before 1850 with a Gazetteer and Metadata [computer file]. Colchester, Essex: History Data Service, UK Data Archive [distributor], 17 May 2001. SN: 4348.  Here is a gazetteer/finding aid plus a set of overview maps to accurately identify the position of parishes within the county.
You can see maps centred on OS grid reference ST493952 (Lat/Lon: 51.653246, -2.734286), Llanddinol / Itton which are provided by: