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Preferred Name:
WINCHESTER
Unit Type:
Local Government District
Status:
Municipal Borough
Date created:
 
Date abolished:
1974
Unit ID:
10153347
Authorities:
F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 616.

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 WINCHESTER Borough Ancient District F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 616.

Unit history

This unit was part of the following units:

Name Type Start End Authority
HAMPSHIRE Administrative County 1835 1974 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 616.

Boundary changes

This unit was affected by the following changes:

Date Type of change Other unit involved Area transferred Authority
01 Apr 1932 was enlarged by the abolition of HURSLEY RD part of the CP of Hursley Area: 77 acres.   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. 76235. The County of Southampton Review Order, 1932
01 Apr 1932 was enlarged by gaining part of WINCHESTER RD parts of the CPs of Abbott's Barton, Chilcomb Without, Compton, Littleton, Sparsholt, Weeke Without Area: 1881 acres.   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. 76235. The County of Southampton Review Order, 1932
01 Apr 1969 was enlarged by gaining part of WINCHESTER RD part of Abbotts Barton CP Area: 3 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'.; M. of H. and Local Government Order No. 41650. The Hampshire (City of Winchester and R.D. of Winchester) Confirmation Order, 1969
01 Apr 1969 was reduced to enlarge WINCHESTER RD Area: 1 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'.; M. of H. and Local Government Order No. 41650. The Hampshire (City of Winchester and R.D. of Winchester) Confirmation Order, 1969

Lower level units

This unit contained the following units:

Name Type Start End Authority
CHILCOMB CP/AP Parish-level Unit 1835 1894 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 616.
CHILCOMB WITHIN CP Parish-level Unit 1894 1902 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 616.
MILLAND CP/Vle/ExP Parish-level Unit 1935 1902 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 616.
ST FAITH AP/CP Parish-level Unit   1894 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 616.
ST FAITH WITHIN CP Parish-level Unit 1894 1902 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 616.
WEEKE AP/Ch/CP Parish-level Unit   1894 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 616.
WEEKE WITHIN CP Parish-level Unit 1894 1902 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 616.
WINCHESTER CP Parish-level Unit 1902 1974 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 616.
WINCHESTER ST BARTHOLOMEW HYDE AP/CP Parish-level Unit   1902 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 616.
WINCHESTER ST JOHN CP/AP Parish-level Unit   1902 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 616.
WINCHESTER ST LAWRENCE AP/CP Parish-level Unit   1902 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 616.
WINCHESTER ST MARY KALENDAR CP/AP Parish-level Unit   1902 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 616.
WINCHESTER ST MAURICE AP/CP Parish-level Unit   1902 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 616.
WINCHESTER ST MICHAEL CP/AP Parish-level Unit   1902 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 228.
WINCHESTER ST PETER CHEESEHILL AP/CP Parish-level Unit   1902 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 616.
WINCHESTER ST PETER COLEBROOK CP/AP Parish-level Unit   1902 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 616.
WINCHESTER ST SWITHIN AP/CP Parish-level Unit   1902 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 616.
WINCHESTER ST THOMAS CP/AP Parish-level Unit   1902 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 616.
WINNALL CP/AP Parish-level Unit 1835 1902 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 616.
How to reference this page:

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

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10153347

Date accessed: 18th April 2014