Baneswell. Before piped water in 1848, Newport's 19,000 inhabitants drew from springs and wells as in medieval times. Districts were named after wells, though cholera and typhoid epidemics indicate they were not a pure supply.
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Location: Pump Street, Baneswell
Civil Community: Stow Hill Community
Unitary Authority: Newport Council
Unitary Authority Electoral Division (UTE): Stow Hill