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Shirenewton, Monmouthshire

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Shirenewton, Monmouthshire

Shirenewton is a village and community in Monmouthshire, south east Wales, UK. It is located 3 miles due west of Chepstow, 5 miles (8km) by road. The village stands around 500 feet (154 m) above sea level, and has extensive views of the Severn Estuary and Bristol Channel.
Administrative CountyMonmouthshire
Traditional CountyMonmouthshire
OS GridST4793
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityGwent
Fire and Rescue AuthoritySouth Wales
Fire and Rescue AuthoritySouth Wales
Ambulance AuthorityWelsh
Dialling code01291

Other names by which Shirenewton, Monmouthshire has been known in the past

Shire Newton

Shirenewton, Monmouthshire in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Shirenewton, par. and vil., in SE. of Monmouthshire, 4 miles W. of Chepstow, 3544 ac., pop. 773; P.O.

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