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Llandevaud, Newport

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Llandevaud, Newport

Llandevaud is a small hamlet in east Newport, Wales with a church about a half mile from the village centre, going down towards The Foresters Oaks, a restaurant and public house, previously named the Rising Sun. Near the church was a primary school, now a private dwelling, which closed down in the early 1960s. The last teachers at the school, the Phillipses, husband and wife, lived on the premises. At the time of its closure there were 25 pupils attending the school.
Post townNEWPORT
Administrative CountyNewport
Traditional CountyMonmouthshire
OS GridST4090
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Region
CountryWales
Police AuthorityGwent
Fire and Rescue AuthoritySouth Wales
Fire and Rescue AuthoritySouth Wales
Ambulance AuthorityWelsh
Dialling codePenhow exchange
Population121
 

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

Llandevand

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

Llandevand, hamlet, Llanmartin par., Monmouth-shire, in S. of co., 4 miles E. of Caerleon.

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