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Wilcrick, Newport

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Wilcrick, Newport

Wilcrick is a small village within the administrative boundary of the city of Newport, South Wales, just to the west of Magor. It is within the historic county of Monmouthshire. The name translates from the Welsh as "bare hill". Three farms are located in the village: Church Farm, Newhouse Farm and Tump Farm.
Post townCALDICOT
Administrative CountyNewport
Traditional CountyMonmouthshire
OS GridST4088
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Region
CountryWales
Police AuthorityGwent
Fire and Rescue AuthoritySouth Wales
Fire and Rescue AuthoritySouth Wales
Ambulance AuthorityWelsh
Dialling code01633
Population24 (1961 census)
 

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

Wilerick

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

Wilcrick, par., Monmouthshire, 6½ miles E. of Newport, 406 ac., pop. 28.

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