WHEATHILL: Geographical and Historical information from the year 1831.



"WHEATHILL, a parish in the hundred of STOTTESDEN, county of SALOP, 9 miles (N. E. by E.) from Ludlow, containing 141 inhabitants. The living is a rectory, in the archdeaconry of Salop, and diocese of Hereford, rated in the king's books at £7- 5. 7., and in the patronage of T. Holland, Esq. The church is dedicated to the Holy Trinity. A weekly market and an annual fair were granted to this place by Edward I./ both which have been long disused."

[Transcribed information from A Topographical Dictionary of England - Samuel Lewis - 1831](unless otherwise stated)

[Description(s) transcribed by Mel Lockie ©2015]