Walter Weston

Walter Weston (25 December 1861 – 27 March 1940), was an English clergyman and Anglican missionary who helped popularise recreational mountaineering in Japan at the turn of the 20th Century.


Walter Weston

Born(1861-12-25)25 December 1861
Derby, England
Died27 March 1940(1940-03-27) (aged 78)
Kensington, London, England
NationalityEnglish
EducationDerby School
Alma mater
ReligionChristianity
ChurchAnglicanism
The Reverend Walter Weston – memorial plaque at Kamikōchi in the Japanese Alps
Japanese Alps