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PONTYPOOL REGISTRATION DISTRICT

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

Civil Parish

County

From

To

Comments

Abercarn

Gwent

1935

1939

That part which until 1.4.1935 formed parts of the parishes of Abersychan and Llanhilleth. See also Table 2, note (c).

Abergavenny Rural

Monmouthshire

1959

1974

See Table 2, note (e).

Abergavenny Urban

Monmouthshire

1959

1974

Renamed 1.4.1974 to become the community of Abergavenny. See also Table 2, note (e).

Abersychan

Monmouthshire

1894

1935

Created 1894 from the part of the parish of Trevethin with Pontypool in Abersychan Urban District. Abolished 1.4.1974 to become part of the community of Pontypool. See also Table 2, note (c).

Blaenavon

Gwent

1894

1895

That part which until 1894 formed part of the parish of Trevethin with Pontypool. See also Table 2, note (a).

Blaenavon

Monmouthshire

1959

1974

See Table 2, note (e).

Crucorney Fawr

Monmouthshire

1959

1974

See Table 2, note (e).

Dixton Newton

Monmouthshire

1959

1974

Abolished 1.4.1974 to become part of the community of Monmouth. See also Table 2, note (e).

Glascoed

Monmouthshire

1837

1935

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

Goetre Fawr

Monmouthshire

1935

1974

Created 1.4.1935 out of the parishes of Goytre and Marmhilad.

Goytre

Monmouthshire

1837

1935

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

Griffithstown

Monmouthshire

1894

1935

Created 1894 from the part of the parish of Llanfrechfa Upper in Panteg Urban District. Abolished 1.4.1935 to become part of the parish of Panteg.

Grosmont Fawr

Monmouthshire

1959

1974

See Table 2, note (e).

Gwehelog

Monmouthshire

1837

1935

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

Gwehelog Fawr

Monmouthshire

1935

1974

Created 1.4.1935 out of the parishes of Gwehelog, Trostrey, and Kemeys Commander.

Gwernesney

Monmouthshire

1837

1935

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

Kemeys Commander

Monmouthshire

1837

1935

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

Llanarth Fawr

Monmouthshire

1959

1974

See Table 2, note (e).

Llanbadoc

Monmouthshire

1837

1935

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

Llanbadoc Fawr

Monmouthshire

1935

1974

Created 1.4.1935 out of the parishes of Llanbadoc, Glascoed, and Monkswood.

Llandegveth

Monmouthshire

1837

1935

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

Llandeilo United

Monmouthshire

1959

1974

Renamed 1.4.1974 to become the community of Llantilio Crossenny. See also Table 2, note (e).

Llanfoist Fawr

Monmouthshire

1959

1974

See Table 2, note (e).

Llanfihangel Pontymoel

Monmouthshire

1837

1935

Abolished 1.4.1935 to become part of the parish of Panteg.

Llanfrechfa Lower

Monmouthshire

1837

1974

Llanfrechfa Upper

Monmouthshire

1837

1974

Abolished 1.4.1974 to become part of the community of Cwmbran.

Llangattock Vibon Avel United

Monmouthshire

1959

1974

See Table 2, note (e).

Llangeview

Monmouthshire

1837

1935

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

Llangibby

Monmouthshire

1837

1935

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

Llangybi Fawr

Monmouthshire

1935

1974

Created 1.4.1935 out of the parishes of Llangibby, Llanthewy Vach, and Llandegveth.

Llanhennock Fawr

Monmouthshire

1939

1974

See Table 2, note (d).

Llanhilleth

Monmouthshire

1837

1939

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

Llanllowell

Monmouthshire

1837

1935

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

Llanover Fawr

Monmouthshire

1959

1974

See Table 2, note (e).

Llanthewy Skirrid

Monmouthshire

1959

1974

Renamed 1.4.1974 to become the community of Llanddewi Sgyrrid. See also Table 2, note (e).

Llanthewy Vach

Monmouthshire

1837

1935

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

Llantilio Pertholey

Monmouthshire

1959

1974

See Table 2, note (e).

Llantrisant Fawr

Monmouthshire

1935

1974

Created 1.4.1935 out of the parishes of Llantrissent, Llangeview, Llanllowell, and Gwernesney.

Llantrissent

Monmouthshire

1837

1935

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

Llanvihangel Llantarnam

Monmouthshire

1939

1974

Abolished 1.4.1974 to become part of the community of Cwmbran. See also Table 2, note (d).

Mamhilad

Monmouthshire

1837

1935

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

Mitchel Troy United

Monmouthshire

1959

1974

See Table 2, note (e).

Monkswood

Monmouthshire

1837

1935

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

Monmouth

Monmouthshire

1959

1974

See Table 2, note (e).

Panteg

Monmouthshire

1837

1935

Abolished 1.4.1935 to become part of the parish of Pontypool.

Pontypool

Monmouthshire

1894

1974

Created 1894 from the part of the parish of Trevethin with Pontypool in Pontypool Urban District.

Raglan United

Monmouthshire

1959

1974

See Table 2, note (e).

Trellech United

Monmouthshire

1959

1974

See Table 2, note (e).

Trevethin with Pontypool

Monmouthshire

1837

1894

Abolished 1894 to become parts of the parishes of Abersychan, Pontypool, and Blaenavon. See also Table 2, note (a).

Trostrey

Monmouthshire

1837

1935

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

Usk

Monmouthshire

1837

1974


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

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

Community

County

From

To

Comments

Abergavenny

Gwent

1974

1996

Created 1.4.1974 by renaming the parish of Abergavenny Urban. See also Table 2, note (g).

Abergavenny Rural

Gwent

1974

1986

Abolished 1.4.1986.

Abersychan

Gwent

1985

1992

Created 1.4.1985. See also Table 2, note (f).

Blaenavon

Gwent

1974

1985

See Table 2, note (f).

Croesyceiliog

Gwent

1985

1992

Created 1.4.1985. See also Table 2, note (f).

Crucorney

Gwent

1986

1996

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

Crucorney Fawr

Gwent

1974

1986

Abolished 1.4.1986.

Cwmbran

Gwent

1974

1985

Abolished 1.4.1985

Cwmbran Central

Gwent

1985

1992

Created 1.4.1985. See also Table 2, note (f).

Fairwater

Gwent

1985

1992

Created 1.4.1985. See also Table 2, note (f).

Goetre Fawr

Gwent

1974

1996

See Table 2, note (g).

Grosmont

Gwent

1986

1996

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

Grosmont Fawr

Gwent

1974

1986

Abolished 1.4.1986.

Gwehelog Fawr

Gwent

1974

1996

See Table 2, note (g).

Llanarth

Gwent

1986

1996

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

Llanarth Fawr

Gwent

1974

1986

Abolished 1.4.1986.

Llanbadoc

Gwent

1986

1996

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

Llanbadoc Fawr

Gwent

1974

1986

Abolished 1.4.1986.

Llanddewi Sgyrrid

Gwent

1974

1986

Created 1.4.1974 by renaming the parish of Llanthewy Skirrid. Abolished 1.4.1986.

Llanfoist Fawr

Gwent

1974

1996

See Table 2, note (g).

Llanfrechfa Lower

Gwent

1974

1985

Abolished 1.4.1985

Llangattock Vibon Avel

Gwent

1986

1996

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

Llangattock Vibon Avel United

Gwent

1974

1986

Abolished 1.4.1986.

Llangybi

Gwent

1986

1996

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

Llangybi Fawr

Gwent

1974

1986

Abolished 1.4.1986.

Llanhennock

Gwent

1986

1996

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

Llanhennock Fawr

Gwent

1974

1986

Abolished 1.4.1986.

Llanover

Gwent

1986

1996

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

Llanover Fawr

Gwent

1974

1986

Abolished 1.4.1986.

Llantarnam

Gwent

1985

1992

Created 1.4.1985. See also Table 2, note (f).

Llantilio Crossenny

Gwent

1974

1996

Created 1.4.1974 by renaming the parish of Llandeilo United. See also Table 2, note (g).

Llantilio Pertholey

Gwent

1974

1996

See Table 2, note (g).

Llantrisant Fawr

Gwent

1974

1996

See Table 2, note (g).

Llanyrafon

Gwent

1985

1992

Created 1.4.1985. See also Table 2, note (f).

Mitchel Troy

Gwent

1986

1996

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

Mitchel Troy United

Gwent

1974

1986

Abolished 1.4.1986.

Monmouth

Gwent

1974

1996

See Table 2, note (g).

New Inn

Gwent

1985

1992

Created 1.4.1985. See also Table 2, note (f).

Panteg

Gwent

1985

1992

Created 1.4.1985. See also Table 2, note (f).

Pen Trench

Gwent

1985

1992

Created 1.4.1985. See also Table 2, note (f).

Ponthir

Gwent

1985

1992

Created 1.4.1985. See also Table 2, note (f).

Pontnewydd

Gwent

1985

1992

Created 1.4.1985. See also Table 2, note (f).

Pontymoile

Gwent

1985

1992

Created 1.4.1985. See also Table 2, note (f).

Pontypool

Gwent

1974

1985

Abolished 1.4.1985

Raglan

Gwent

1986

1996

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

Raglan United

Gwent

1974

1986

Abolished 1.4.1986.

Trellech United

Gwent

1974

1996

See Table 2, note (g).

Trevethin

Gwent

1985

1992

Created 1.4.1985. See also Table 2, note (f).

Upper Cwmbran

Gwent

1985

1992

Created 1.4.1985. See also Table 2, note (f).

Usk

Gwent

1974

1996

See Table 2, note (g).


Table 2: Boundary Changes affecting Pontypool Registration District

Date of Change

Note

Description of Change

Population transferred

1.7.1895

(a)

Lost the part in the parish of Blaenavon (which until 1894 formed part of the parish of Trevethin with Pontypool) to Abergavenny registration district.

1515 in 1891

1.4.1939

(b)

Lost the parish of Llanhilleth to Bedwellty registration district.

8974 in 1931

(c)

Lost the part in the parish of Abercarn (which until 1.4.1935 formed parts of the parishes of Abersychan and Llanhilleth) to Caerleon registration district.

175 in 1931

(d)

Gained the parishes of Llanvihangel Llantarnam and Llanhennock Fawr from Caerleon registration district.

7729 in 1931

1.1.1959

(e)

Gained the parishes of Abergavenny Rural, Abergavenny Urban, Blaenavon, Crucorney Fawr, Dixton Newton, Grosmont Fawr, Llanarth Fawr, Llandeilo United, Llanfoist Fawr, Llangattock Vibon Avel United, Llanover Fawr, Llanthewy Skirrid, Llantilio Pertholey, Mitchel Troy United, Monmouth, Raglan United, and Trellech United, from Abergavenny registration district.

1.1.1993

(f)

Lost the communities of Abersychan, Blaenavon, Croesyceiliog, Cwmbran Central, Fairwater, Llantarnam, Llanyrafon, New Inn, Panteg, Pen Trench, Ponthir, Pontnewydd, Pontymoile, Trevethin, and Upper Cwmbran, to Torfaen registration district.

 

1.4.1996
(abolished)

(g)

Lost the communities of Abergavenny, Crucorney, Goetre Fawr, Grosmont, Gwehelog Fawr, Llanarth, Llanbadoc, Llanfoist Fawr, Llangattock Vibon Avel, Llangybi, Llanhennock, Llanover, Llantilio Crossenny, Llantilio Pertholey, Llantrisant Fawr, Mitchel Troy, Monmouth, Raglan, Trellech United, Usk, to Monmouthshire registration district.

 


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