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"LLANGSTONE, a parish in the lower division of the hundred of Caldicott, county Monmouth, 4 miles N.E. of Newport, its post town. It includes the hamlet of Llanbeder. It is a small agricultural parish. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Llandaff, value £153."
[Description(s) from The National Gazetteer of Great Britain and Ireland (1868)
- Blockley, Kevin. Langstone Court motte, Monmouthshire : excavation by Leslie Alcock, 1964. Archaeology in Wales 34 (1994), p. 17-25.
- Morgan, Octavius. Notices of Pencoyd Castle and Langstone. Newport : Henry Mullock, 1864. 38p.
- Cat's Ash, Cat's Ash, Other
- Langstone Church, Langstone, Langstone Church, Langstone, Other
- St Curig's Chapel, Cat's Ash, St Curig's Chapel, Cat's Ash, Cat's Ash, Other
- St Curig, Cats Ash, St Curig, Cats Ash, Cats Ash, Other
You can also perform a more selective search for
churches in the Langstone area
that are recorded in the GENUKI church database. This will also help
identify other churches in nearby townships and/or parishes. You also have the option to see the
of the churches marked on a map.
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.
Llangstone Parish; Statistics; Area 1314 acres; Population 124 males, 109 females, total 233
- Langstone Parish Church Attendance - morning 50 + 10 scholars 1 service inn English Thomas Williams, Minister
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.
[Details as published in The Parish Registers of Wales, NLW 1986 - present location/availability may vary]
Langstone, Church of Unknown Dedication - records with the Gwent RO
||1755, 1763-97, 1802, 1805-11, 1813-1979
||1696, 1725-51, 1753-1877, 1879-80 - records with the NLW
You can see pictures of Langstone which are provided by:
- 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 ST370898 (Lat/Lon: 51.603453, -2.911089), Langstone which are provided by: