In 1870-72, John Marius Wilson's Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales described Walcot like this:
WALCOT, a parish in Bath district, Somerset; nearly all within Bath city. Post town, Bath. Acres, 1,023. Real property, £147,967; of which £5,514 are in canals. Pop. in 1851, 27,471; in 1861, 26,281. Houses, 4,079. The living and the places of worship are noticed in the article Bath.
A Vision of Britain through Time includes a large library of local statistics for administrative units. For the best overall sense of how the area containing Walcot has changed, please see our redistricted information for the modern district of Bath and North East Somerset. More detailed statistical data are available under Units and statistics, which includes both administrative units covering Walcot and units named after it.
GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Walcot in Bath and North East Somerset | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.
Date accessed: 22nd May 2013
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