Descriptive Gazetteer Entry for CASTLETON

CASTLETON, a village in Marshfield parish, Monmouth; 5 miles SW of Newport. It has a post office under Cardiff, two dissenting chapels, remains of a Norman castle, and three annual fairs.


(John Marius Wilson, Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales (1870-72))

Linked entities:
Feature Description: "a village"   (ADL Feature Type: "populated places")
Administrative units: Marshfield CP/AP       Monmouthshire AncC
Place: Castleton

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