Wallingford, a post-borough in Wallingford township (town), New Haven co., Conn., is finely situated on the Quinepiac (Quinnipiac) River and on the New York, New Haven and Hartford R., 12 miles NNE. of New Haven. It has manufactures of silver and plated-wares, insulated wire, and fire-works. Pop. of the borough in 1900, 6737; of the town, 9001.
Lippincott's New Gazetteer: A Complete Pronouncing Gazetteer Or Geographical Dictionary of the World, Containing the Most Recent and Authentic Information Respecting the Countries, Cities, Towns ... in Every Portion of the Globe
Publisher J.B. Lippincott Company, 1906