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Tregare, Monmouthshire

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Tregare, Monmouthshire

Tregare is an ancient parish on the northern border of the Raglan hundred of Monmouthshire in southeast Wales.
Administrative CountyMonmouthshire
Traditional CountyMonmouthshire
OS GridSO4110
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityGwent

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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