Cold Weston, Shropshire Family History Guide

Cold Weston is an Ancient Parish in the county of Shropshire.
Parish church: St. Mary
Parish registers begin: 1689
Nonconformists include:

Parishes adjacent to Cold Weston

  • Heath
  • Diddlebury
  • Skirmage
  • Holdgate
  • Munslow
  • Stoke St Milborough
  • Clee St Margaret

Historical Descriptions

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

COLD-WESTON, a parish in Ludlow district, Salop; under the Clee Hills, 7½ miles NNE of Ludlow r. station. Post town, Ludlow. Acres, 670. Real property, £332. Pop., 36. Houses, 5. The property is divided among a few. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Hereford. Value, £100. Patron, J. H. Cornewall, Esq.
Source: The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales [Wilson, John M]. A. Fullarton & Co. N. d. c. [1870-72].

Cold Weston Gregory Shropshire Gazetteer 1824

Cold Watson. A parish in the lower division of the hundred of Munslow, a rectory discharged, in the diocese of Hereford, the deanery of Ludlow, and archdeaconry of Salop. 5 houses, 24 inhabitants. 7 miles north-east of Ludlow.
Source: The Shropshire Gazetteer, with an Appendix, including a Survey of the County and Valuable Miscellaneous Information, with Plates. Printed and Published by T. Gregory, Wem, 1824


Cold Weston Cassey Shropshire Directory 1871

Poll Books

Cold Weston, Shropshire, Poll Book 1865


  • County: Shropshire
  • Civil Registration District: Ludlow
  • Probate Court: Court of the Bishop of Hereford (Episcopal Consistory)
  • Diocese: Hereford
  • Rural Deanery: Ludlow
  • Poor Law Union: Ludlow
  • Hundred: Munslow
  • Province: Canterbury