In 1870-72, John Marius Wilson's Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales described Mamhilad like this:
MAMHILAD, a parish in Pontypool district, Mommouth; on the Brecon canal, adjacent to the Abergav enny and Pontypool railway, 3 miles NE of Pontypool. It has a post office under Pontypool. Acres, 1.,987. Real property, £1,964. Pop. in 1851,297; in 1861 339. Houses, 65. The property is much divided The living is a vicarage in the diocese of Llandaff. Value, £160.* Patrons, the Dean and Chapter of Llandaff. The church is good.
GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Mamhilad in Monmouthshire | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.
Date accessed: 23rd March 2017
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