Waltham, North (St. Michael)
WALTHAM, NORTH (St. Michael), a parish, in the union of Basingstoke, hundred of Overton, Kingsclere and N. divisions of the county of Southampton, 6 miles (S. W. by W.) from Basingstoke; containing 494 inhabitants. The living is a rectory, valued in the king's books at £15. 13. 4., and in the gift of the Bishop of Winchester: the tithes have been commuted for £390, and the glebe comprises 90 acres. The church has been enlarged, the Incorporated Society granting £40 in aid of the expense.
Transcribed from A Topographical Dictionary of England, by Samuel Lewis, seventh edition, published 1858.