Llanthony  Monmouthshire


In 1887, John Bartholomew's Gazetteer of the British Isles described Llanthony like this:

Llanthony Abbey, ruin, Cwmyoy par., Monmouthshire, on river Honddu, 9½ miles N. of Abergavenny; P.O., called Llanthony; was built 1108-15, and presents extensive and interesting remains. Llanthony Abbey forms a curacy, the statistics being included in Cwmyoy par. The name Llanthony is a corruption of Llanddewi-Nant-Honddu.

Llanthony through time

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

How to reference this page:

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


Date accessed: 16th April 2024

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