Towns & Parishes
"LLANDOGO, a parish in the upper division of the hundred of Ragland, county Monmouth, 6 miles S.E. of Monmouth, its post town, and 7 N. of Chepstow. It is situated at the foot of Beacon Hill, on the W. bank of the river Wye, which here makes a bend. The tide flows up to about this point. The village is remarkably neat, consisting of cottages rising one above another, interspersed with gardens and orchards, and backed by woods."
[Description(s) from The National Gazetteer of Great Britain and Ireland (1868)
Transcribed by Colin Hinson ©2003]
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.
Llandogo Parish; Statistics; Area 1843 acres; Population 253 males, 318 females, total 571
See the Monmouthshire county page for links to online records
|Llandogo, St Dochoe's Church - records with the Gwent RO|
|1694-1942||1698-1748, 1750-2, 1755-1971||1835-1974||1694-1811, 1813-87|
|Bishops Transcripts||1725-9, 1731-1872 - records with the NLW|
(Last updated - Gareth Hicks - 20 March 2011)
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