Place:


Wilton  Herefordshire

 

In 1887, John Bartholomew's Gazetteer of the British Isles described Wilton like this:

Wilton, hamlet, Herefordshire, on river Wye, 1 mile W. of Ross; P.O.; has remains of Wilton Castle, the residence of the Greys from time of Edward I. till the great Civil War between Charles and the Parliament, when it was destroyed. The Wye is here crossed by Wilton Bridge, a 6-arched structure built in the time of Elizabeth.

Additional information about this locality is available for Bridstow

Wilton through time

Wilton is now part of Herefordshire district. Click here for graphs and data of how Herefordshire has changed over two centuries. For statistics about Wilton itself, go to Units and Statistics.

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Wilton in Herefordshire | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/place/25038

Date accessed: 13th November 2019


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