|Welsh: Croes Onnen|
Old Post Office in Cross Ash
Cross Ash shown within Monmouthshire
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History and amenities
Cross Ash has a primary school which serves an extensive surrounding rural area.
The Welsh language name, Croes Onnen, is a translation of the English language name. In 2011 Cross Ash was one of two villages in Monmouthshire to have the Welsh name of the village removed from the local road signs in response to a protest by villagers.
- David Walker, Medieval Wales, Cambridge University Press, 1990, p.144
- "Cross Ash School". Crossash.monmouthshire.sch.uk. Retrieved 2012-09-07.
- Brendan Hughes (1 June 2011). "Villages’ Welsh names painted out by council". Western Mail. Retrieved 1 June 2011.
- "Rockfield and Cross Ash signs have Welsh names removed". 1 June 2011 (BBC News). 1 June 2011. Retrieved 1 June 2011.
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