Place:


Weston  Hertfordshire

 

In 1870-72, John Marius Wilson's Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales described Weston like this:

WESTON, a parish, with a village and three hamlets, in Hitchin district, Herts; 3 miles SSE of Baldock r. station. It has a post-office under Stevenage, and a fair on 11 June. Acres, 4,530. Real property, £6,240. Pop., 1,196. Houses, 234. W. Park is the seat of M. Pryor, Esq. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of Rochester. Value, £216.* Patron,C. Hale, Esq-The church is ancient. There are Wesleyan and Catholic Apostolic chapels, and a national school.

Weston through time

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

How to reference this page:

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

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/place/2831

Date accessed: 12th December 2017


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