Tyndyrn / Tintern Parva
"TINTERN PARVA, a parish in the upper division of Ragland hundred, county Monmouth, 4½ miles N. of Chepstow, and 8 from Monmouth. The village is on the river Wye, near Tintern Abbey. There are ironworks. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Llandaff, value £162. The church, dedicated to St. Michael, is paved with fragments of monumental flagstones from Tintern Abbey. The parochial charities produce about £19 per annum." [Description(s) from The National Gazetteer of Great Britain and Ireland (1868)
- Blashill, Thomas. Guide to Tintern Abbey. Monmouth : Waugh, 1878. 28p.
- Brakspear, Harold Sir. Tintern abbey, Monmouthshire . London : Printed by H.M. Stationery off : Harrison and sons, 1908. 60p.
- Little, Brian. Thoughts on Tintern. Abergavenny : Regional Publications, 1990. 24p.
- Osborne, G O Note on 'Platelond(e)': a former grange of Tintern Abbey Gwent Local History vol 89 2000 Welsh Journals Online
- Paar, H W Mill. wheel and engine: an episode in Tintern's industrial history Gwent Local History 75 1993 Welsh Journals Online
- Pickin, John The Iron works at Tintern and Sirhowy Gwent Local History vol 52 1982 Welsh Journals Online
- Rainsbury, Ann. Chepstow and the River Wye in old photographs: from the Severn to Tintern; from the collections of Chepstow Museum. Stroud: Budding Books 2000. 160p.
- Robinson, David M. Tintern Abbey. Cardiff : Cadw: Welsh Historic Monuments, 1986. 56p
- Russill, Judith. Tintern : portrait of a parish. Gwent Family History Society Journal 28 (1991), p. 10.
- Shelley, Henry C. Tintern Abbey : a history and an anthology. London : Simpkin, Marshall, Hamilton, Kent & Co., [1914?] 91p.
- Taylor, John. Tintern Abbey and its founders.Cwmbran : Gwent County Council Libraries, 1994.56p.
- The Tintern Village Web Site
|Ark Chapel,The Ark (Calvinistic Methodist)|
|Chapel, Tintern Parva (Methodist)|
|Church, Tintern (Methodist)|
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 built after 1851.
Little Tintern Parish; Statistics; Area 827 acres; Population 190 males, 180 females, total 370
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Tyndyrn / Tintern Parva, St Michael's Church - records with the Gwent RO Baptisms Marriages 1813-1922 1756-1811, 1814-1970 Tyndyrn / Tintern Parva, St Michael's Church - records with the incumbent (Gwent RO survey 1970) Burials 1813+ Bishops Transcripts 1725-1867 - records with the NLW
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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.
- Plan of the parish of Tintern Parva in the County of Monmouth - on the People's Collection Wales site
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