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"MAES-Y-CWMMER is a hamlet of the parish of Bedwas, 4½ miles north, and partly included in the ecclesiastical parish of Mynyddysluyn, and has a chapel of ease of stone, consisting of chancel, nave, porch and a bell turret, containing one bell: there are 200 sittings. The Rev. J.A. Williams is curate-in-charge. Here are Baptist, Welsh Congregational and Calvinistic Methodist chapels."

[Description(s) from Kelly's Directory of Monmouthshire & S Wales, 1895]


  • Monumental Inscriptions (on microfiche) for the following burial grounds::
    • Church of All Saints
    • Zoar Methodist Church
    • Tabor United Reformed Church
    are available from the Glamorgan Family History Society. Please visit their website for information on how to purchase.

You can also perform a more selective search for churches in the Maesycwmmer area or see them printed on a map.

Church History

Church Records

See the Monmouthshire county page for links to online records

Description and Travel

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Historical Geography

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

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  • 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 ST155945 (Lat/Lon: 51.642883, -3.222602), Maesycwmmer which are provided by: