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Wistanswick, Shropshire

Historical Description

Wistanswick, a township in Stoke-upon-Tern parish, Salop, 4½ miles S of Market Drayton. It has a post office under Market Drayton; money order office, Hinstock; telegraph office, Cheswardine. There is a Congregational chapel.

Transcribed from The Comprehensive Gazetteer of England & Wales, 1894-5

Land and Property

The Return of Owners of Land in 1873 for Shropshire (Salop) is available to browse.


Online maps of Wistanswick are available from a number of sites:

Newspapers and Periodicals

The British Newspaper Archive have fully searchable digitised copies of the following Shropshire newspapers online:

Visitations Heraldic

The Visitation of Shropshire, 1623 is available on the Heraldry page.

RegionWest Midlands
Postal districtTF9
Post TownMarket Drayton