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Bassaleg, Newport

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Bassaleg, Newport

Bassaleg is a small semi-urban suburb on the west side of the city of Newport, in south Wales. It lies in the Graig electoral ward and community.
Administrative CountyNewport
Traditional CountyMonmouthshire
OS GridST2786
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityGwent

Other names by which Bassaleg, Newport has been known in the past


Bassaleg, Newport in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Bassaleg. par. and vil. with ry. sta., SW. Monmouthshire, 3 miles NW. of Newport, 6955 ac., pop. 2514; P.O., T.O.

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