The Brecon and Monmouthshire canal runs through the parish. By order of the Monmouthshire County Council, confirmed by Local Government Board order, this parish was, in 1891, added to the Panteg Local Board district, and under the provisions of the "Local Government Act, 1894," this parish is now divided into two wards, North and South, and governed by the Urban District Council of Panteg.
The church of St. Michael is a building of stone in the Gothic style, consisting of chancel, nave, south porch and a western bell-turret containing 2 bells: there are 250 sittings. The register dates from the year 1742.
The living is a vicarage, net yearly value £96, in the gift of John Capel Hanbury esq., D.L., J.P., and held since 1851 by the Rev. Christopher Cook, of Lampeter College, who is also rector of Mamhilad, where he resides.
There are brickworks at Little Mill.
The Duke of Beaufort is lord of the manor, and John Capel Hanbury esq. of Pontypool, is sole landowner. The soil is clay; subsoil, marl. The chief crops are wheat, barley and oats. The area is 1,726 acres of land and 13 of water; rateable value, £5,833; the population in 1891 was 551.
Parish Clerk, Llewellyn Henry Price.
Letters through Pontypool, arrive at 7 a.m. The nearest money order office is at Panteg. Pontypool is the nearest telegraph office, 1¾ miles distant.
Wall Letter Box, Crosshands, cleared 6 p.m., week days only.
A School Board of 5 members was formed 9 Nov 1881 for the united district of Llanfihangel-Pont-y-Moile & Mamhilad.
Thomas Watkins, Pontypool, clerk to the board, and John Davies, Tymawr, attendance officer.
The children attend the schools at Mamhilad & New Inn.
Railway Station, Little Mill: Edward Spencer, station master.
Phillips Miss, The Woodlands.
Burgoyne & Son, brick makers, Little Mill
Davies Philip & John, farmers,Tymawr
Davies Francis, farmer, Hand farm
Davies John, assistant overseer, tax collector & school attendance officer, Ty-mawr.
Fletcher Thos., Horse & Groom P.H.
Harris Wm., blacksmith, Cwmoody
Matthews Hezekiah, Wain-y-clare Inn
Parker Edward, farmer, Court farm
Rolands William, farmer,Coed Cando
Williams Bros., farmers, Typoth
Williams Benjamin, farmer, Wern
Williams David, farmer, Manachty
Williams William Henry, farmer, Goverra
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