"ST. BRIDE NETHERWENT, a parish in the lower division of the hundred of Caldicott, in the county of Monmouth, 7 miles to the E. of Newport. Caerleon is its post town. It is situated near the South Wales railway, and contains the hamlet of Llandevenny. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Llandaff, of the value of £178, in the patronage of T. Perry, Esq."
[Description(s) from The National Gazetteer of Great Britain and Ireland (1868)
Caerwent com site - photograph of St Bridget, St Bride's Netherwent.
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.
St Bride Netherwent Parish, excluding the hamlet of Llandevenny; Statistics; Area 780 acres; Population 79 males, 52 females, total 131
St Brides Netherwent Parish Church "It was consecrated in 1848 having been rebuilt from the foundation....." Attendance - morning 20 1 service in English William Jones, Vicar of Undy
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 ST428895 (Lat/Lon: 51.601375, -2.827301), Saint-Y-Brid / St Brides Netherwent which are provided by: