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Here we are presenting statistics for a historical unit, which may have changed its boundaries significantly during the period covered.

Preferred Name:
MANCHESTER
Unit Type:
Poor Law Union/Reg. District
Status:
Poor Law Union (until 1850)
Poor Law Parish (after 1850)
Registration District
Date created:
1841
Date abolished:
 
Unit ID:
10005462
Authorities:
F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 682.

Alternative names

We know of no alternate names.

Unit associations

We know of no associations with other units.

Unit history

This unit was part of the following units:

Name Type Start End Authority
LANCASHIRE Poor Law/Registration County 1850   F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 682.

Boundary changes

This unit was affected by the following changes:

Date Type of change Other unit involved Area transferred Authority
01 Oct 1874 was reduced to create PRESTWICH PLU/RegD Prestwich split from Manchester. The Union of Prestwich had existed from 13/4/1850   Registrar General, Annual Report (HM Stationery Office)

Lower level units

This unit contained the following units:

Name Type Start End Authority
ANCOATS Registration sub-District     1911 Census of England and Wales, Table 5, 'Registration Counties, Districts and Sub-districts with their constituent civil parishes. - Urban or Rural District in which each parish is situated; Area; families or separate occupiers, and population, 1901 and 1911; and population enumerated in Institutions, large establishments, and on vessels, &c., 1911'.
BLACKLEY Registration sub-District   01 Oct 1874 Registrar General, Annual Report (HM Stationery Office)
CENTRAL Registration sub-District 01 Dec 1881   1911 Census of England and Wales, Table 5, 'Registration Counties, Districts and Sub-districts with their constituent civil parishes. - Urban or Rural District in which each parish is situated; Area; families or separate occupiers, and population, 1901 and 1911; and population enumerated in Institutions, large establishments, and on vessels, &c., 1911'.
CHEETHAM Registration sub-District   01 Oct 1874 Registrar General, Annual Report (HM Stationery Office)
DEANSGATE Registration sub-District   01 Dec 1881 Registrar General, Decennial Supplement (HM Stationery Office)
FAILSWORTH Registration sub-District   01 Oct 1874 Registrar General, Annual Report (HM Stationery Office)
LONDON ROAD Registration sub-District   01 Nov 1880 Registrar General, Decennial Supplement (HM Stationery Office)
MARKET STREET Registration sub-District   01 Dec 1881 Registrar General, Decennial Supplement (HM Stationery Office)
NEWTON Registration sub-District   01 Oct 1874 Registrar General, Annual Report (HM Stationery Office)
PRESTWICH Registration sub-District   01 Oct 1874 Registrar General, Annual Report (HM Stationery Office)
ST GEORGE Registration sub-District     1911 Census of England and Wales, Table 5, 'Registration Counties, Districts and Sub-districts with their constituent civil parishes. - Urban or Rural District in which each parish is situated; Area; families or separate occupiers, and population, 1901 and 1911; and population enumerated in Institutions, large establishments, and on vessels, &c., 1911'.
BESWICK ExP/CP Parish-level Unit   01 Oct 1874 1871 Census of England and Wales, Table 4, 'Area; Houses and Inhabitants, 1861 and 1871, in the Parishes and Places comprised in each Superintendent Registrar's District'.
BLACKLEY Ch/CP Parish-level Unit 1840 1850 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 149.
BRADFORD Tn/CP Parish-level Unit 1840 1850 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 152.
CHEETHAM Ch/Tn/CP Parish-level Unit 1840 1850 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 156.
CRUMPSALL Tn/CP Parish-level Unit 1840 1850 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 160.
FAILSWORTH CP/Tn Parish-level Unit 1840 1850 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 165.
GREAT HEATON Tn/CP Parish-level Unit 1840 1850 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 172.
HARPURHEY Tn/CP Parish-level Unit 1840 01 Oct 1874 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 170.
LITTLE HEATON Tn/CP Parish-level Unit 1840 1850 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 172.
MANCHESTER CP/AP Parish-level Unit 1840 1850 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 183.
MANCHESTER CP/AP Parish-level Unit 1850 1930 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 183.
MOSTON Tn/CP Parish-level Unit 1840 1850 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 188.
NEWTON Ch/CP Parish-level Unit 1840 1850 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 189.
PRESTWICH AP/CP Parish-level Unit 1840 1850 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 195.
How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Manchester PLPar/PLU/RegD through time | Census tables with data for the Poor Law Union/Reg. District, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10005462

Date accessed: 17th November 2018