In 1870-72, John Marius Wilson's Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales described Wallington like this:
WALLINGTON, a parish in Royston district, Herts; 3 miles E by S of Baldock r. station. Post town, Baldock. Acres, 1,950. Real property, £2,151. Pop., 238. Houses, 51. Most of the property is in one estate. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Rochester. Value, £398.* Patron, Emmanuel College, Cambridge. The church is ancient but good. There are a national school, and charities £5.
Wallington 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 Wallington itself, go to Units and Statistics.
GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Wallington in North Hertfordshire | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.
Date accessed: 23rd March 2017
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