Goytre (Monmouthshire)

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

Location[edit]

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

History and amenities[edit]

Goytre 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.

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