In 1870-72, John Marius Wilson's Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales described Pen Y Clawdd like this:
PENYCLAWDD, a parish in the district and county of Monmouth; 1½ mile S W of Dingestow r. station, and 4¾ S W of Monmouth. Post-town, Raglan, under New-port, Monmouth. Acres, 614. Real property, £385. Pop., 53. Houses, 11. The property is subdivided. The living is a p. curacy, annexed to the p. curacy of Llangoven, in the diocese of Llandaff. The church is ancient but good.
Pen Y Clawdd is now part of Monmouthshire district. Click here for graphs and data of how Monmouthshire has changed over two centuries. For statistics about Pen Y Clawdd itself, go to Units and Statistics.
GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Pen Y Clawdd in Monmouthshire | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.
Date accessed: 26th April 2017
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