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Preferred Name:
HOLBORN
Unit Type:
Poor Law Union/Reg. District
Status:
Poor Law Union
Registration District
Date created:
1837
Date abolished:
1930
Unit ID:
10154900
Authorities:
F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 643.

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
LONDON Poor Law/Registration County 1881   1881 Census of England and Wales, Table 4, 'Area, Houses, and Population of Civil Parishes in the several Registration Sub-Districts in 1871 and 1881'.
MIDDLESEX Poor Law/Registration County   1889 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 643.

Boundary changes

This unit was affected by the following changes:

Date Type of change Other unit involved Area transferred Authority
02 Aug 1869 was enlarged by the abolition of ST LUKE PLPar/RegD St. Luke united to Holborn   Registrar General, Annual Report (HM Stationery Office)
01 Jan 1902 was enlarged by gaining part of CITY OF LONDON PLU/RegD Parish of Glasshouse Yard   Registrar General, Annual Report (HM Stationery Office)

Lower level units

This unit contained the following units:

Name Type Start End Authority
AMWELL Registration sub-District 02 Aug 1869 01 Dec 1901 Registrar General, Annual Report (HM Stationery Office)
CITY ROAD Registration sub-District 02 Aug 1869 01 Aug 1901 Registrar General, Annual Report (HM Stationery Office)
CLERKENWELL Registration sub-District 01 Apr 1908   1911 Census of England and Wales, Table 5, 'Registration Counties, Districts and Sub-districts with their constituent civil parishes. - Urban or Rural District in which each parish is situated; Area; families or separate occupiers, and population, 1901 and 1911; and population enumerated in Institutions, large establishments, and on vessels, &c., 1911'.
GOSWELL STREET Registration sub-District 02 Aug 1869 01 Dec 1901 Registrar General, Annual Report (HM Stationery Office)
HOLBORN Registration sub-District     1911 Census of England and Wales, Table 5, 'Registration Counties, Districts and Sub-districts with their constituent civil parishes. - Urban or Rural District in which each parish is situated; Area; families or separate occupiers, and population, 1901 and 1911; and population enumerated in Institutions, large establishments, and on vessels, &c., 1911'.
NORTH CLERKENWELL Registration sub-District 01 Dec 1901 01 Apr 1908 Registrar General, Annual Report (HM Stationery Office)
OLD STREET Registration sub-District 02 Aug 1869 01 Jul 1891 Registrar General, Annual Report (HM Stationery Office)
PENTONVILLE Registration sub-District 02 Aug 1869 01 Apr 1897 Registrar General, Annual Report (HM Stationery Office)
SAFFRON HILL Registration sub-District   01 Jun 1893 Registrar General, Annual Report (HM Stationery Office)
SOUTH CLERKENWELL Registration sub-District 01 Dec 1901 01 Apr 1908 Registrar General, Annual Report (HM Stationery Office)
ST ANDREW EASTERN Registration sub-District   01 Nov 1897 Registrar General, Annual Report (HM Stationery Office)
ST JAMES CLERKENWELL Registration sub-District 02 Aug 1869 01 Dec 1901 Registrar General, Annual Report (HM Stationery Office)
ST LUKE Registration sub-District 02 Aug 1869   1911 Census of England and Wales, Table 5, 'Registration Counties, Districts and Sub-districts with their constituent civil parishes. - Urban or Rural District in which each parish is situated; Area; families or separate occupiers, and population, 1901 and 1911; and population enumerated in Institutions, large establishments, and on vessels, &c., 1911'.
WHITECROSS STREET Registration sub-District 02 Aug 1869 01 Oct 1900 Registrar General, Annual Report (HM Stationery Office)
CHARTER HOUSE ExP/CP Parish-level Unit   1915 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 318.
CLERKENWELL AP/CP/Vest Parish-level Unit 1869   F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 319.
FINSBURY CP Parish-level Unit     F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 305.
FURNIVALS INN ExP/CP Parish-level Unit 1858 1930 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 323.
GLASSHOUSE YARD ParLib/ExP/CP Parish-level Unit 1901 1915 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 644.
GRAYS INN ExP/CP Parish-level Unit     F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 324.
LIBERTY OF SAFFRON HILL HATTON GARDEN ELY RENTS AND ELY PLACE ParLib/CP Parish-level Unit     F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 333.
LINCOLNS INN CP/ExP Parish-level Unit     1871 Census of England and Wales, Table 4, 'Area; Houses and Inhabitants, 1861 and 1871, in the Parishes and Places comprised in each Superintendent Registrar's District'.
ST ANDREW HOLBORN ABOVE THE BARS WITH ST GEORGE THE MARTYR CP Parish-level Unit   1930 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 339.
STAPLE INN ExP/CP Parish-level Unit 1858   F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 344.
ST GILES IN THE FIELDS AND ST GEORGE BLOOMSBURY CP Parish-level Unit 1914 1930 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 340.
ST LUKE CP/Vest Parish-level Unit 1869   F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 341.
ST SEPULCHRE CP/AP Parish-level Unit 1845 1915 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 342.
How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Holborn PLU/RegD through time | Census tables with data for the Poor Law Union/Reg. District, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10154900

Date accessed: 22nd February 2019