"WISTOW, a parish in the hundred of Hurstingstone, county Hunts, 6 miles north-west of St. Ives, 3 south-west of Ramsey, and 7 north-east of Huntingdon. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Ely, value £355. The church is dedicated to St. John the Baptist. There is a National school. The charities produce about £6 per annum."