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Tregare is an ancient parish on the northern border of the Raglan hundred of Monmouthshire in southeast Wales.
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Tregare, Monmouthshire in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)
Tregare, par., in co. and 6 miles W. of Monmouth, 2416 ac., pop. 281.
Tregare, Monmouthshire in "A Topographical Dictionary of England" edited by Samuel Lewis (1848)
TREGARE (St. Mary), a parish, in the division and hundred of Raglan, union and county of Monmouth, 6½ miles (W. S. W.) from Monmouth; containing 294 inhabitants. It is situated on the road from Monmouth to Abergavenny; the soil is a stiff clay, and the surface is diversified with hills, which command fine and extensive views. Charles I. slept a night at Llwyn-y-Gare, an old moated mansion here. The living is annexed to the vicarage of Dingestow: there are about 10 acres of glebe. The church is an ancient structure, with a tower, and contains a font curiously sculptured.
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