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Llanellen, Monmouthshire

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Llanellen, Monmouthshire

Llanellen is a village in Monmouthshire, south east Wales, United Kingdom.
Administrative CountyMonmouthshire
Traditional CountyMonmouthshire
OS GridSO3010
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityGwent

Llanellen, Monmouthshire in "A Topographical Dictionary of England" edited by Samuel Lewis (1848)

LLANELLEN (St. Helen), a parish, in the division of Pont-y-Pool, union and hundred of Abergavenny, county of Monmouth, 2½ miles (S.) from Abergavenny; containing 342 inhabitants. The river Usk, which flows on the north and east, is here crossed by a handsome bridge of three arches, on the road from Abergavenny to Pont-y-Pool; and the Brecon and Monmouthshire canal proceeds through the parish, from north to south Llanellen includes a portion of the Blorenge mountain The living is a discharged vicarage, endowed with" a moiety of the rectorial tithes, and valued in the king's books at £8. 10. 7.; net income, £105; patron, C. K. Tynte, Esq.: impropriators of the remainder of the rectorial tithes, the trustees of the free grammar school of Abergavenny.

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