Administrative unit

Shropshire

Modern (post 1974) County

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We have created these time series for the modern local authority area by using a Geographical Information System to re-district statistics for a variety of historical units which covered the same area.

Preferred Name:
SHROPSHIRE
Unit Type:
Modern (post 1974) County
Date created:
 
Date abolished:
1-APR-2009
Unit ID:
10056950
Authorities:
Census of Population (2001 Key Statistics)

Alternative names

We know of no alternate names.

Unit associations

This unit was associated with the following other units:

Nature of association Other unit involved Type of unit Authority
was preceded by SHROPSHIRE Poor Law/Registration County Census of Population (2001 Key Statistics)
was preceded by SHROPSHIRE Administrative County Census of Population (2001 Key Statistics)
was preceded by SHROPSHIRE Ancient County Census of Population (2001 Key Statistics)
was succeeded by SHROPSHIRE UA District/Unitary Authority United Kingdom Statutory Instrument (The Shropshire (Structural Change) Order 2008)

Unit history

This unit was part of the following units:

Name Type Start End Authority
WEST MIDLANDS Government Office Region 1996 1-APR-2009 Census of Population (2001 Key Statistics)

Boundary changes

We know of no boundary changes affecting this unit.

Lower level units

This unit contained the following units:

Name Type Start End Authority
BRIDGNORTH District/Unitary Authority   1-APR-2009 Census of Population (2001 Key Statistics)
NORTH SHROPSHIRE District/Unitary Authority   1-APR-2009 Census of Population (2001 Key Statistics)
OSWESTRY District/Unitary Authority   1-APR-2009 Census of Population (2001 Key Statistics)
SHREWSBURY AND ATCHAM District/Unitary Authority   1-APR-2009 Census of Population (2001 Key Statistics)
SOUTH SHROPSHIRE District/Unitary Authority   1-APR-2009 Census of Population (2001 Key Statistics)
How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Shropshire through time | Census tables with data for the Modern (post 1974) County, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10056950

Date accessed: 24th October 2017