"WISTANSTOW, a parish in the hundred of Purslow, county Salop, 5 miles S.W. of Church-Stretton, and 10 N.W. of Ludlow. The village is situated near the river Onny, and includes Cheny Longville. The United Pack hounds meet here. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Hereford, value £800. The church is dedicated to the Holy Trinity. There is a National school. The charities produce £15 per annum."[Transcribed from The National Gazetteer of Great Britain and Ireland 1868 by Colin Hinson ©2015]
- The transcription of the Parish Registers for Wistanstow provided by Mel Lockie.
- A transcript of the Wistanstow parish entries from Samuel Lewis's 1831 Topographical Dictionary of England,
- A transcript of the Wistanstow parish entries from Gregory's 1824 Gazetteer of Shropshire,
Transcribed from The National Gazetteer of Great Britain and Ireland 1868 by Colin Hinson ©2015
- " CHENEY LONGVILLE, a township in the parish of Wistanstow, in the county of Salop, 6 miles S. W. of Church Stretten."
- " FELHAMPTON, a township in the parish of Wistanstow, hundred of Parslow, county Salop, 1½ mile N.E. of the village of Wistanstow, and 19 S. of Shrewsbury. It is situated near the river Onny. Felhampton Hall and Affcott House are the principal residences."
- " MARSH-BROOK, a station on the Shrewsbury and Hereford section of the London and North-Western railway, in the parish of Wistanstow, Shropshire."
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