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Llanthony, Monmouthshire

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Llanthony, Monmouthshire

Llanthony (Welsh: Llanddewi Nant Honddu) is a village in Monmouthshire, south east Wales, United Kingdom.
Administrative CountyMonmouthshire
Traditional CountyMonmouthshire
OS GridSO2827
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityGwent

Other names by which Llanthony, Monmouthshire has been known in the past

Llanthony Abbey ~ Llantony

Llanthony, Monmouthshire in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Llanthony Abbey, ruin, Cwmyoy par., Monmouthshire, on river Honddu, 9½ miles N. of Abergavenny; P.O., called Llanthony; was built 1108-15, and presents extensive and interesting remains. Llanthony Abbey forms a curacy, the statistics being included in Cwmyoy par. The name Llanthony is a corruption of Llanddewi-Nant-Honddu.

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