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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:
MELTON AND BELVOIR
Unit Type:
Local Government District
Status:
Rural District
Date created:
1935
Date abolished:
1974
Unit ID:
10109231
Authorities:
F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 696.

Alternative names

The following alternative names exist:

Name Status Language Start End Authority
MELTON AND BELVOIR Preferred English     F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 696.
E210721 CASWEB identifiers for 1971 Local Govt Districts English    

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
LEICESTERSHIRE Administrative County 1935 1974 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 696.

Boundary changes

This unit was affected by the following changes:

Date Type of change Other unit involved Area transferred Authority
01 Apr 1935 was created through the abolition of BELVOIR RD Area: 17871 acres. Population in 1931: 3035.   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. 81175. The County of Leicester Review Order, 1935
01 Apr 1935 was created from part of MELTON MOWBRAY UD Area: 8 acres. Population in 1931: 0.   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. 81175. The County of Leicester Review Order, 1935
01 Apr 1935 was created through the abolition of MELTON MOWBRAY RD the whole except Eye Kettleby CP & parts of Burton Lazars, Thorpe Arnold, & Welby CPs Area: 95133 acres. Population in 1931: 14616.   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. 81175. The County of Leicester Review Order, 1935
01 Apr 1965 was reduced to enlarge BINGHAM RD part of Broughton and Old Dalby CP Area: 21 acres.   1971 Census of England and Wales, Table 4, 'Intercensal changes of Boundary (between 23rd April, 1961, and 25th April, 1971)', for 'AC, LAA, CP, NT'.; The East Midland Counties Order, 1965

Lower level units

This unit contained the following units:

Name Type Start End Authority
AB KETTLEBY CP/AP Parish-level Unit 1935   F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 219.
ASFORDBY CP/AP Parish-level Unit 1934   F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 220.
ASHBY FOLVILLE AP/CP Parish-level Unit 1935 1936 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 220.
BARKESTONE AP/CP Parish-level Unit 1935 1936 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 220.
BARSBY Ch/CP Parish-level Unit 1935 1936 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 221.
BELVOIR ExP/CP Parish-level Unit 1935   F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 221.
BESCABY ExP/CP Parish-level Unit 1935   F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 221.
BOTTESFORD CP/AP Parish-level Unit 1935   F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 222.
BRANSTON CP/AP Parish-level Unit 1935 1936 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 222.
BRETINGBY AND WYFORDBY AP/CP Parish-level Unit 1935 1936 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 241.
BROOKSBY AP/CP Parish-level Unit 1935 1936 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 222.
BROUGHTON AND OLD DALBY CP Parish-level Unit     F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 223.
BUCKMINSTER AP/CP Parish-level Unit 1935   F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 223.
BURROUGH ON THE HILL AP/CP Parish-level Unit 1935 1936 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 223.
BURTON AND DALBY CP Parish-level Unit     F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 223.
BURTON LAZARS Tn/CP Parish-level Unit 1935 1936 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 223.
CLAWSON AND HARBY CP Parish-level Unit     F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 223.
COLD OVERTON AP/CP Parish-level Unit 1935 1936 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 234.
COSTON AP/CP Parish-level Unit 1935 1936 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 224.
CROXTON KERRIAL CP/AP Parish-level Unit 1935   F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 224.
EASTWELL AP/CP Parish-level Unit 1935 1936 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 225.
EATON CP/AP Parish-level Unit 1935   F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 225.
EDMONDTHORPE AP/CP Parish-level Unit 1935 1936 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 225.
FREEBY Ch/Tn/CP Parish-level Unit 1935   F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 226.
FRISBY CP Parish-level Unit 1936   F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 226.
FRISBY ON THE WREAK AP/CP Parish-level Unit 1935 1936 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 226.
GADDESBY Ch/CP Parish-level Unit 1935   F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 226.
GARTHORPE CP/AP Parish-level Unit 1935 1974 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 226.
GOADBY MARWOOD CP/AP Parish-level Unit 1935   F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 226.
GREAT DALBY CP/AP Parish-level Unit 1935 1936 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 224.
GRIMSTON Ch/CP Parish-level Unit 1935   F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 227.
HARBY AP/CP Parish-level Unit 1935   F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 227.
HARSTON AP/CP Parish-level Unit 1935   F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 227.
HOBY AP/CP Parish-level Unit 1935 1936 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 227.
HOBY WITH ROTHERBY CP Parish-level Unit     F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 227.
HOLWELL Ch/CP Parish-level Unit 1935 1936 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 227.
HOSE AP/CP Parish-level Unit 1935 1936 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 227.
KIRBY BELLARS AP/CP Parish-level Unit 1935 1936 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 229.
KNIPTON CP/AP Parish-level Unit 1935 1936 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 229.
KNOSSINGTON CP/AP Parish-level Unit 1935   F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 229.
LANDS COMMON TO COSTON AND GARTHORPE ExP Parish-level Unit 1935 1936 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 229.
LITTLE DALBY AP/CP Parish-level Unit 1935 1936 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 224.
LONG CLAWSON AP/CP Parish-level Unit 1935 1936 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 223.
MUSTON AP/CP Parish-level Unit 1935 1936 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 233.
NETHER BROUGHTON AP/CP Parish-level Unit 1935   F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 222.
OLD DALBY AP/CP Parish-level Unit 1935 1936 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 224.
PICKWELL WITH LEESTHORPE AP/CP Parish-level Unit 1935 1936 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 234.
PLUNGAR AP/CP Parish-level Unit 1935 1936 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 234.
RAGDALE AP/CP Parish-level Unit 1935 1936 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 235.
REDMILE CP/AP Parish-level Unit 1935   F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 235.
ROTHERBY AP/CP Parish-level Unit 1935 1936 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 235.
SALTBY AP/CP Parish-level Unit 1935 1936 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 235.
SAXBY AP/CP Parish-level Unit 1935 1936 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 235.
SAXELBY CP/AP Parish-level Unit 1935 1936 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 235.
SCALFORD CP/AP Parish-level Unit 1935   F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 236.
SEWSTERN Ch/CP Parish-level Unit 1935 1936 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 236.
SHOBY ExP/AP/CP Parish-level Unit 1935 1936 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 237.
SOMERBY CP/AP Parish-level Unit 1935 1974 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 237.
SPROXTON CP/AP Parish-level Unit 1935   F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 237.
STAPLEFORD AP/CP Parish-level Unit 1935 1936 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 237.
STATHERN CP/AP Parish-level Unit 1935   F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 237.
STONESBY AP/CP Parish-level Unit 1935 1936 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 237.
THORPE ARNOLD AP/CP Parish-level Unit 1935 1936 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 238.
THORPE SATCHVILLE Ch/CP Parish-level Unit 1935 1936 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 238.
TWYFORD AP/CP Parish-level Unit 1935 1936 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 239.
TWYFORD AND THORPE CP Parish-level Unit     F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 239.
WALTHAM CP Parish-level Unit     F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 240.
WALTHAM ON THE WOLDS AP/CP Parish-level Unit 1935 1936 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 240.
WARTNABY Ch/CP Parish-level Unit 1935 1936 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 240.
WELBY Ch/Tn/CP Parish-level Unit 1935 1936 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 240.
WYCOMB AND CHADWELL PA/CP Parish-level Unit 1935 1936 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 241.
WYMONDHAM AP/CP Parish-level Unit 1935   F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 241.
How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Melton and Belvoir 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/10109231

Date accessed: 18th November 2018