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NEWPORT REGISTRATION DISTRICT

Table 1A: List of Places in Newport Registration District (1837-1974)

Civil Parish

County

From

To

Comments

Abercarn

Monmouthshire

1894

1936

Created 1894 from the part of the parish of Mynyddislwyn in Abercarn Urban District. See also Table 2, note (c).

Bedwas

Monmouthshire

1837

1936

See Table 2, note (c).

Bedwellty

Monmouthshire

1935

1936

That part which until 1.4.1935 formed part of the parish of Mynyddislwyn. See also Table 2, note (c).

Bettws

Monmouthshire

1837

1936

See Table 2, note (c).

Bishton

Monmouthshire

1837

1936

See Table 2, note (c).

Caerleon

Monmouthshire

1837

1936

See Table 2, note (c).

Christchurch

Monmouthshire

1837

1936

See Table 2, note (c).

Coedkernew

Monmouthshire

1837

1936

See Table 2, note (c).

Duffryn

Monmouthshire

1837

1936

See Table 2, note (c).

Goldcliff

Monmouthshire

1837

1936

See Table 2, note (c).

Graig

Monmouthshire

1837

1936

See Table 2, note (c).

Henllys

Monmouthshire

1837

1936

See Table 2, note (c).

Kemeys Inferior

Monmouthshire

1837

1936

See Table 2, note (c).

Llandevenny

Monmouthshire

1837

1936

See Table 2, note (c).

Llangattock juxta Caerleon

Monmouthshire

1837

1935

Abolished 1.4.1935 to become parts of the parishes of Caerleon and Llanhennock Fawr.

Llangstone

Monmouthshire

1837

1936

See Table 2, note (c).

Llanhennock

Monmouthshire

1837

1935

Abolished 1.4.1935 to become parts of the parishes of Llanhennock Fawr, Kemeys Inferior, and Caerleon.

Llanhennock Fawr

Monmouthshire

1935

1936

Created 1.4.1935 out of the parishes of Llanhennock, Llangattock juxta Caerleon, and Tredunnock. See also Table 2, note (c).

Llanmartin

Monmouthshire

1837

1936

See Table 2, note (c).

Llanvaches

Monmouthshire

1837

1936

See Table 2, note (c).

Llanvedw

Glamorganshire

1837

1895

See Table 2, note (b).

Llanvihangel Llantarnam

Monmouthshire

1837

1936

See Table 2, note (c).

Llanwern

Monmouthshire

1837

1936

See Table 2, note (c).

Machen Lower

Monmouthshire

1837

1936

See Table 2, note (c).

Machen Upper

Monmouthshire

1837

1936

See Table 2, note (c).

Magor

Monmouthshire

1837

1936

See Table 2, note (c).

Malpas

Monmouthshire

1837

1935

Abolished 1.4.1935 to become parts of the parishes of Newport and Bettws.

Marshfield

Monmouthshire

1837

1936

See Table 2, note (c).

Michaelston y Vedw

Monmouthshire

1837

1936

See Table 2, note (c).

Mynyddislwyn

Monmouthshire

1837

1936

See Table 2, note (c).

Nash

Monmouthshire

1837

1936

See Table 2, note (c).

Newport

Monmouthshire

1837

1974

See Table 2, notes (d) and (e).

Penhow

Monmouthshire

1837

1936

See Table 2, note (c).

Peterstone Wentloog

Monmouthshire

1837

1936

See Table 2, note (c).

Redwick

Monmouthshire

1837

1936

See Table 2, note (c).

Rhd y Gwern

Glamorganshire

1837

1895

See Table 2, note (b).

Risca

Monmouthshire

1837

1936

See Table 2, note (c).

Rogerstone

Monmouthshire

1837

1936

See Table 2, note (c).

Rumney

Monmouthshire

1895

1936

See Table 2, notes (a) and (c).

St. Brides Wentloog

Monmouthshire

1837

1936

See Table 2, note (c).

St. Mellons

Monmouthshire

1895

1936

See Table 2, notes (a) and (c).

St. Woollos

Monmouthshire

1837

1935

Abolished 1.4.1935 to become part of the parish of Newport.

Tredunnock

Monmouthshire

1837

1935

Abolished 1.4.1935 to become part of the parish of Llanhennock Fawr.

Whitson

Monmouthshire

1837

1936

See Table 2, note (c).

Wilcrick

Monmouthshire

1837

1936

See Table 2, note (c).


Table 1B: List of Places in Newport Registration District (from 1974)

All the areas in Newport registration district became part of the county of Gwent on 1.4.1974.

Community

County

From

To

Comments

Abercarn

Gwent

1974

1996

See Table 2, notes (f) and (h).

Alt yr yn

Gwent

1983

 

Created 1.4.1983.

Alway

Gwent

1983

 

Created 1.4.1983.

Beechwood

Gwent

1983

 

Created 1.4.1983.

Bettws

Gwent

1983

 

Created 1.4.1983.

Bishton

Gwent

1974

 

See Table 2, note (f).

Caerleon

Gwent

1974

 

See Table 2, note (f).

Caerwent

Gwent

1974

1996

See Table 2, notes (f) and (i).

Caldicot

Gwent

1974

1996

See Table 2, notes (f) and (i).

Cefn Fforest

Gwent

1982

1996

Created 1.4.1982. See also Table 2, note (h).

Chepstow

Gwent

1974

1996

See Table 2, notes (f) and (i).

Coedkernew

Gwent

1974

 

See Table 2, note (f).

Crosskeys

Gwent

1982

1996

Created 1.4.1982. See also Table 2, note (h).

Crumlin

Gwent

1982

1996

Created 1.4.1982. See also Table 2, note (h).

Devauden

Gwent

1974

1996

See Table 2, notes (f) and (i).

Duffryn

Gwent

1974

1983

Abolished 1.4.1983. See also Table 2, note (f).

Gaer

Gwent

1983

 

Created 1.4.1983.

Goldcliff

Gwent

1974

 

See Table 2, note (f).

Graig

Gwent

1974

 

See Table 2, note (f).

Henllys

Gwent

1974

1992

See Table 2, notes (f) and (g).

Kemeys Inferior

Gwent

1974

1983

Abolished 1.4.1983. See also Table 2, note (f).

Kilgwrrwg

Gwent

1974

1986

Abolished 1.4.1986. See also Table 2, note (f).

Langstone

Gwent

1974

 

Created 1.4.1974 by renaming the parish of Llangstone.

Liswerry

Gwent

1983

 

Created 1.4.1983.

Llandevenny

Gwent

1974

1983

Abolished 1.4.1983. See also Table 2, note (f).

Llanfihangel Rogiet

Gwent

1974

1986

Created 1.4.1974 by renaming the parish of Llanvihangel near Rogiet. Abolished 1.4.1986.

Llangwm

Gwent

1974

1996

See Table 2, notes (f) and (i).

Llanmartin

Gwent

1974

1983

Abolished 1.4.1983. See also Table 2, note (f).

Llanvaches

Gwent

1974

 

See Table 2, note (f).

Llanwern

Gwent

1974

 

See Table 2, note (f).

Lower Machen

Gwent

1974

1983

Created 1.4.1974 by renaming the parish of Machen Lower. Abolished 1.4.1983.

Magor

Gwent

1974

1986

Abolished 1.4.1986. See also Table 2, note (f).

Magor with Undy

Gwent

1986

1996

Created 1.4.1986. See also Table 2, note (i).

Malpas

Gwent

1983

 

Created 1.4.1983.

Marshfield

Gwent

1974

 

See Table 2, note (f).

Mathern

Gwent

1974

1996

See Table 2, notes (f) and (i).

Michaelstone y Fedw

Gwent

1983

 

Created 1.4.1983.

Michaelstone y Vedw

Gwent

1974

1983

Abolished 1.4.1983. See also Table 2, note (f).

Mynyddislwyn

Gwent

1974

1982

Abolished 1.4.1982. See also Table 2, note (f).

Nash

Gwent

1974

 

See Table 2, note (f).

Newbridge

Gwent

1982

1996

Created 1.4.1982. See also Table 2, note (h).

Newport

Gwent

1974

1983

Abolished 1.4.1983. See also Table 2, note (f).

Pengam

Gwent

1982

1996

Created 1.4.1982. See also Table 2, note (h).

Penhow

Gwent

1974

 

See Table 2, note (f).

Penmaen

Gwent

1982

1996

Created 1.4.1982. See also Table 2, note (h).

Peterstone Wentlooge

Gwent

1974

1983

Created 1.4.1974 by renaming the parish of Peterstone Wentloog. Abolished 1.4.1983.

Pillgwenlly

Gwent

1983

 

Created 1.4.1983.

Pontllanfraith

Gwent

1982

1996

Created 1.4.1982. See also Table 2, note (h).

Portskewett

Gwent

1974

1996

See Table 2, notes (f) and (i).

Redwick

Gwent

1974

 

See Table 2, note (f).

Risca

Gwent

1974

1996

See Table 2, notes (f) and (h).

Ringland

Gwent

1983

 

Created 1.4.1983.

Rogerstone

Gwent

1974

 

See Table 2, note (f).

Rogiet

Gwent

1974

1996

See Table 2, notes (f) and (i).

Shaftesbury

Gwent

1983

 

Created 1.4.1983.

Shirenewton

Gwent

1974

1996

See Table 2, notes (f) and (i).

St. Arvans

Gwent

1974

1996

See Table 2, notes (f) and (i).

St. Brides Wentlooge

Gwent

1974

1983

Created 1.4.1974 by renaming the parish of St. Brides Wentloog. Abolished 1.4.1983.

St. Julians

Gwent

1983

 

Created 1.4.1983.

Stow Hill

Gwent

1983

 

Created 1.4.1983.

Tredegar Park

Gwent

1983

 

Created 1.4.1983.

Tintern

Gwent

1974

1996

See Table 2, notes (f) and (i).

Undy

Gwent

1974

1986

Abolished 1.4.1986. See also Table 2, note (f).

Victoria

Gwent

1983

 

Created 1.4.1983.

Wentlooge

Gwent

1983

 

Created 1.4.1983.

Whitson

Gwent

1974

1983

Abolished 1.4.1983. See also Table 2, note (f).

Wilcrick

Gwent

1974

1983

Abolished 1.4.1983. See also Table 2, note (f).

Ynysddu

Gwent

1982

1996

Created 1.4.1982. See also Table 2, note (h).


Table 2: Boundary Changes affecting Newport Registration District

Date of Change

Note

Description of Change

Population transferred

1.7.1895

(a)

Gained the parishes of Rumney and St. Mellons from Cardiff registration district.

1190 in 1891

(b)

Lost the parishes of Llanvedw and Rhd y Gwern to Cardiff registration district.

550 in 1891

1.7.1936

(c)

Lost the part in the parish of Bedwellty (which until 1.4.1935 formed part of the parish of Mynyddislwyn), and the parishes of Abercarn, Bedwas, Bettws, Bishton, Caerleon, Christchurch, Coedkernew, Duffryn, Goldcliff, Graig, Henllys, Kemeys Inferior, Llandevenny, Llangstone, Llanhennock Fawr, Llanmartin, Llanvaches, Llanvihangel Llantarnam, Llanwern, Machen Lower, Machen Upper, Magor, Marshfield, Michaelston y Vedw, Mynyddislwyn, Nash, Penhow, Peterstone Wentlloog, Redwick, Risca, Rogerstone, Rumney, St. Brides Wentlloog, St. Mellons, Whitson, and Wilcrick, to Caerleon registration district.

88458 in 1931

1.4.1955

(d)

Gained parts of the parish of Newport (which until 1.4.1955 formed parts of the parishes of Caerleon and Llanwern) from Caerleon registration district.

1.4.1966

(e)

Gained parts of the parish of Newport (which until 1.4.1966 formed parts of the parishes of Bettws, Caerleon, Duffryn, Henllys, Llanwern, Nash, Rogerstone, and St. Brides Wentloog) from Caerleon registration district.

1.4.1974

(f)

Gained the communities of Abercarn, Bishton, Caerleon, Caerwent, Caldicot, Chepstow, Coedkernew, Devauden, Duffryn, Goldcliff, Graig, Henllys, Kemeys Inferior, Kilgwrrwg, Langstone, Llandevenny, Llanfihangel Rogiet, Llangwm, Llanmartin, Llanvaches, Llanwern, Lower Machen, Magor, Marshfield, Mathern, Michaelstone y Vedw, Mynyddislwyn, Nash, Penhow, Peterstone Wentlooge, Portskewett, Redwick, Risca, Rogerstone, Rogiet, Shirenewton, St. Arvans, St. Brides Wentlooge, Tintern, Undy, Whitson, and Wilcrick (which were transferred from Monmouthshire to the county of Gwent on 1.4.1974) from Caerleon registration district.

105103 in 1971

1.1.1993

(g)

Lost the community of Henllys to Torfaen registration district.

 

1.4.1996

(h)

Lost the communities of Abercarn, Cefn Fforest, Crosskeys, Crumlin, Newbridge, Pengam, Penmaen, Pontllanfraith, Risca, and Ynysddu, to Caerphilly registration district.

 

(i)

Lost the communities of Caerwent, Caldicot, Chepstow, Devauden, Llangwm, Magor with Undy, Mathern, Portskewett, Rogiet, Shirenewton, St. Arvans, and Tintern, to Monmouthshire registration district.

 


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