Available Themes

Population

Population

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

Industry

How people made their living: identifying farming communities, pit villages, mill towns and so on.
Social Structure

Social Structure

Social class and socio-economic groups. Concentrations of professionals, and of unskilled labourers.
Housing

Housing

Numbers of houses. Overcrowding: persons per room. Amenities: central heating, baths and WCs.

Preferred Name:
DURHAM AND FRAMWELLGATE
Unit Type:
Ancient District
Status:
Borough (until 1835)
Date created:
1565
Date abolished:
1835
Unit ID:
10140225
Authorities:
F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 663.

Alternative names

The following alternative names exist:

Name Status Language Start End Authority
DURHAM AND FRAMWELLGATE Preferred English     F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 663.
DURHAM Alternate English     1831 Census of Great Britain, Table [1], 'Population Abstract'.

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
COUNTY DURHAM Ancient County 1565 1835 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 663.

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
DURHAM ST NICHOLAS AP/CP Parish-level Unit 1565 1835 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 99.
DURHAM ST NICHOLAS AP/CP Parish-level Unit 1565 1835 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 99.
FRAMWELLGATE Tn/CP Parish-level Unit 1565 1835 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 101.
How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Durham and Framwellgate Borough through time | Census tables with data for the Ancient District, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10140225

Date accessed: 22nd December 2014