"WALTERSTONE, a parish, in the hundred of EWYASLACY, county of HEREFORD, 15 miles (S. W. by W.) from Hereford, containing 176 inhabitants. The living is a perpetual curacy, in the archdeaconry of Brecon, and diocese of St. David's, endowed with £200 private benefaction, and £800 royal bounty, and in the patronage of the Earl of Oxford. The church is dedicated to St. Mary." [From Samuel Lewis A Topographical Dictionary of England (1831) ©Mel Lockie]
- Transcription of the 1901 Census for Walterstone (broken link), by Barbara Griffiths (includes Walterstone Common).
- The transcription of the section for Walterstone from the National Gazetteer (1868) provided by Colin Hinson.
- Ask for a calculation of the distance from Walterstone to another place.
You can see the administrative areas in which Walterstone has been placed at times in the past. Select one to see a link to a map of that particular area.
- The Longtown Historical Society Archive - provides an online reference source for the many historical documents associated with the Hundred of Ewyas Lacy.
You can see maps centred on OS grid reference SO343248 (Lat/Lon: 51.917695, -2.957167), Walterstone which are provided by:
- Google Maps
- StreetMap (Current Ordnance Survey maps)
- Bing (was Multimap)
- OldMaps (Old Ordnance Survey maps.)
- Old Maps Online (Other old maps.)
- National Library of Scotland (Old Ordnance Survey maps)
- Vision of Britain (Click "Historical units & statistics" for administrative areas.)
- English Jurisdictions in 1851 (Unfortunately the LDS have removed the facility to enable us to specify a starting location, you will need to search yourself on their map.)
- Magic (Geographic information) (Click + on map if it doesn't show)
- GeoHack (Links to on-line maps and location specific services.)