|Population||720 (2001 census)|
|OS grid reference|
|Sovereign state||United Kingdom|
|Postcode district||NP10 8|
Maesglas and Castleton exchanges
Wentlooge (Welsh: Gwynllŵg), sometimes known as Wentloog, is a community in the southwest of the city of Newport, South Wales, in the Marshfield ward. The community includes Peterstone Wentloodge and St. Brides Wentloodge and in 2011 had a population of 737.
Description [ edit ]
The community is bounded by Percoed reen to the northwest, the Ebbw River to the northeast, the Bristol Channel to the southeast and the South Wales Main Line to the southwest. It contains the hamlets of St Brides Wentloog and Peterstone Wentloog.
Government [ edit ]
Commercial development [ edit ]
Located between Cardiff and Newport, and in a non-protected but designated green belt to allow for definition between the two cities, the area has been subjected to a series of planned light industrial developments. These include warehouses and other facilities, including a rail freight container terminal operated by Freightliner Group.
See also [ edit ]
References [ edit ]
- Office for National Statistics Parish Headcounts: Wentlooge
- Wentlooge Community Council, Wentlooge Community Council homepage. Retrieved 18 March 2016.
- Former West Usk Lighthouse, Wentlooge, British Listed Buildings. Retrieved 18 March 2016.
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