Betws  Monmouthshire


In 1870-72, John Marius Wilson's Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales described Betws like this:

BETTWS, a parish in Newport district, Monmouth; on the Crumlin canal, near the Avon-Ilwyd railway, 2½ miles NW of Newport. Post Town, Newport, Monmouth. Acres, 1,132. Real property, £1,236. Pop., 84. Houses, 15. The property is divided among a few. The living is a p. curacy annexed to St. Woollas-Newport, in the diocese of Llandaff. The church is bad.

Betws through time

Betws is now part of Newport district. Click here for graphs and data of how Newport has changed over two centuries. For statistics about Betws itself, go to Units and Statistics.

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Betws, in Newport and Monmouthshire | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.


Date accessed: 22nd October 2019

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