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Llandenny, Monmouthshire

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Llandenny, Monmouthshire

Llandenny (Welsh: Llandenni or lesser used Mathenni) is a village in Monmouthshire, south east Wales, United Kingdom. Llandenny is located three miles south of Raglan and three miles north of Usk.
Post townUSK
Administrative CountyMonmouthshire
Traditional CountyMonmouthshire
OS GridSO4103
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityGwent
Fire and Rescue AuthoritySouth Wales
Fire and Rescue AuthoritySouth Wales
Ambulance AuthorityWelsh
Dialling code01291

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

Llandenny, par. and vil. with ry. sta., Monmouth-shire - par., 2302 ac., pop. 367; vil., on Olway stream, 3½ miles NE. of Usk; P.O.

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

LLANDENNY (St. John), a parish, in the division and hundred of Raglan, union and county of Monmouth, 4 miles (N. E.) from Usk; containing 375 inhabitants. The parish is on the right bank of the river Ebwy, and comprises about 2470 acres, of which 820 are arable, 1641 pasture and meadow, and 9 woodland; the surface is undulated, and from the higher grounds some fine views are obtained. When Fairfax, in the parliamentary war, attacked Raglan Castle, he made Cefyn Tillau, in this parish, his head-quarters. The living is a perpetual curacy, valued in the king's books at £5. 15. 5.; net income, £50; patron and impropriator, the Duke of Beaufort, whose tithes have been commuted for £330. The church is ancient. There is a place of worship for Primitive Methodists.

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