Towns & Parishes
"REDWICK, a chapelry in the parish of Magor, lower division of Caldicot hundred, county Monmouth, 7 miles S.E. of Newport, its post town, and 12 from Chepstow. The village, which is small, is situated on the Bristol Channel. The living is annexed to the vicarage* of Magor, in the diocese of Llandaff. The church is dedicated to St. Thomas. The parochial charities produce about £1 per annum. There is a National school."
[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.
Redwick Chapelry, Part of the Parish of Magor; Statistics; Area 7794 acres; Population 143 males, 138 females, total 281
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