Walmgate  Yorkshire


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

WALMGATE, a sub-district in York district, E. R. Yorkshire; partly within York city, and containing 12 parishes, parts of 7 other parishes, and an extra-parochial tract. Pop. in 1851, 19,483; in 1861, 22,632. Houses, 4,801.

The location is approximately half way along Walmgate street, within the city of York. Additional information about this locality is available for York

Walmgate through time

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

How to reference this page:

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


Date accessed: 17th October 2021

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