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Goytre is a village and community in Monmouthshire, south east Wales, United Kingdom. The civil is known as Goetre Fawr. The population of this parish and of the electoral ward of the same name, taken at the 2011 census was 2,393.[1]


Goytre is located five miles south of Abergavenny and four miles north of Pontypool, Torfaen.

History and amenities[edit]

Goetre has a canal wharf [1] and visitor centre [2] on the Monmouthshire and Brecon Canal [3], complete with interactive sculptures [4]. The Llanover private estate, once presided over by Lady Llanover owns the surrounding land. Goytre also has a Fish and Chip shop/Tandoori, a good pub, a Spar shop / Post Office, doctor's surgery, and a hair dressers.


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Coordinates: 51°44′23″N 2°59′06″W / 51.73972°N 2.98500°W / 51.73972; -2.98500