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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:
BARNET
Unit Type:
Local Government District
Status:
Rural District
Date created:
1894
Date abolished:
1941
Unit ID:
10107891
Authorities:
F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 626.

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
HERTFORDSHIRE Administrative County 1894 1941 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 626.

Boundary changes

This unit was affected by the following changes:

Date Type of change Other unit involved Area transferred Authority
01 Apr 1935 was reduced to enlarge BARNET UD parts of the CPs of Elstree, Ridge, and Shenley Area: 1176 acres. Population in 1931: 338.   1931 Census of England and Wales, Table B, 'Areas altered between 26th April, 1931 and 30th June, 1934, showing constitution as at the latter date, in terms of constitution as at the former date, together with particulars of acreage and population'.; M. of H. Order No. 80108. The County of Hertford Review Order, 1935
01 Apr 1935 was reduced to enlarge ST ALBANS RD parts of the CPs of Ridge and Shenley Area: 392 acres. Population in 1931: 516.   1931 Census of England and Wales, Table B, 'Areas altered between 26th April, 1931 and 30th June, 1934, showing constitution as at the latter date, in terms of constitution as at the former date, together with particulars of acreage and population'.; M. of H. Order No. 80108. The County of Hertford Review Order, 1935
01 Apr 1935 was enlarged by gaining part of WATFORD RD part of Aldenham CP Area: 692 acres. Population in 1931: 400.   1931 Census of England and Wales, Table B, 'Areas altered between 26th April, 1931 and 30th June, 1934, showing constitution as at the latter date, in terms of constitution as at the former date, together with particulars of acreage and population'.; M. of H. Order No. 80108. The County of Hertford Review Order, 1935

Lower level units

This unit contained the following units:

Name Type Start End Authority
ARKLEY CP Parish-level Unit 1894 1905 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 233.
ELSTREE AP/CP Parish-level Unit 1894 1941 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 236.
RIDGE Ch/AP/CP Parish-level Unit 1894 1941 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 241.
SHENLEY CP/AP Parish-level Unit 1894 1941 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 242.
TOTTERIDGE Ch/CP Parish-level Unit 1894 1914 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 243.
How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Barnet RD through time | Census tables with data for the Local Government District, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10107891

Date accessed: 13th November 2018