WISTANSTOW: Geographical and Historical information from the year 1831.


"WISTANSTOW, a parish partly in the hundred of PURSLOW, but chiefly in that of MUNSLOW, county of SALOP, 9 miles (N. W, by N.) from Ludlow, containing 883 inhabitants. The living is a rectory, in the archdeaconry of Salop, and diocese of Hereford, rated in the king's books at £18, and in the patronage of the Earl of Craven. The church is dedicated to the Holy Trinity."

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

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