Whistones  Worcestershire


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

WHISTONES, a tything in Claines parish, Worcestershire; 2 miles N of Worcester. Real property, £11,073. Pop. in 1851, 2,998; in 1861, 3,191. Houses, 643. See Claines.

The location is that given by the Worcester Branch of the Birmingham and Midland Society for Genealogy and Heraldry (, accessed 13/1/2011). Whistones would seem to be an earlier name for the part of Worcester now known as the Tything.

Whistones through time

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

How to reference this page:

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


Date accessed: 08th December 2021

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