In 1870-72, John Marius Wilson's Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales described St Maughans like this:
MAUGHANS (ST.), a parish in the district and county of Monmouth; near the river Monnow at the boundary with Hereford, 4½ miles NW, of Monmouth r-station. Post town, Monmouth. Acres, 1,304. Real property, £1,434. Pop., 191. Houses, 45. The property is divided among a few. The living is a vicarage, annexed to the vicarage of Llangattock-Vibon-Avel, in the diocese of Llandaff. The church is good.
St Maughans is now part of Monmouthshire district. Click here for graphs and data of how Monmouthshire has changed over two centuries. For statistics about St Maughans itself, go to Units and Statistics.
GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of St Maughans in Monmouthshire | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.
Date accessed: 28th April 2017
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