Administrative unit

Bishops Castle USD

Sanitary District

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Population

Population

Densities and rates of growth. Age structure: concentrations of young people, and of the old.

Preferred Name:
BISHOPS CASTLE
Unit Type:
Sanitary District
Status:
Urban Sanitary District (until 1894)
Date created:
1885
Date abolished:
1894
Unit ID:
10110968
Authorities:
F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 737.

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
WEST MIDLAND Poor Law/Registration Division     1891 Census of England and Wales, Table 3, 'Ages of Males and Females in Sanitary Districts'.
SHROPSHIRE Poor Law/Registration County   1894 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 737.

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
BISHOPS CASTLE CP Parish-level Unit 1885 1894 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 381.
How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Bishops Castle USD through time | Census tables with data for the Sanitary District, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10110968

Date accessed: 23rd October 2019