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.
Llanfihangel Llantarnum Parish; Statistics; Area 4092 acres; Population 683 males, 545 females, total 1228
- Llanvihangel Lantarnum Parish Church Attendance - evening 69 + 14 scholars 2 (?) services in English David Davies, Incumbent
- The Forge Room, Lantarnam, Baptist Erected 1849, not used exclusively as a place of worship Attendance - morning 32 + 22 scholars, afternoon 56 scholars, evening 65 Thomas Morgan, Manager, Pudler Cwmbran Iron Works
- Elim Chapel, Independents Erected 1844 Attendance - morning 150, evening 300 We have no day school belonging to Elim Chapel John Jones, Deacon, St Diats Farm, Llantarnum
- Wesleyan Methodist Erected ? - not used exclusively as a place of worship (otherwise a private dwelling) Attendance - evening 40 Charles Birkett, Local Preacher, 51 Commercial St, Newport
- Penywain Chapel, Independent Erected 1819 Attendance - morning 45, evening 67 William Waters, Deacon