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Justin's Hill and Wyesham from the Kymin - geograph.org.uk - 472054.jpg
View of Justin's Hill and Wyesham from the Kymin
Wyesham is located in Monmouthshire
Wyesham shown within Monmouthshire
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Post town MONMOUTH
Postcode district NP25
Dialling code 01600
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51°48′25″N 2°42′00″W / 51.807°N 2.7°W / 51.807; -2.7Coordinates: 51°48′25″N 2°42′00″W / 51.807°N 2.7°W / 51.807; -2.7
St James' Church, Wyesham

Wyesham is a village in Monmouthshire, Wales. It is located less than one mile east of Monmouth, on the opposite side of the River Wye.

History and amenities[edit]

Wyesham is effectively a suburb of Monmouth the county town. The Forest of Dean starts uphill from Wyesham and Offa's Dyke Path long distance footpath passes above the village and the Wye Valley Walk runs close by beside the river.

The Roundhouse and Royal Naval Temple which overlooks Monmouth and the Wye Valley at this point on Kymin Hill is located nearby.


Wyesham is an electoral division of Monmouthshire County Council, currently served by Conservative councillor Elizabeth Hackett-Pain.

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