Administrative unit

Lincoln Liberty/CntyOfIt

Ancient District

Preferred Name:
LINCOLN
Unit Type:
Ancient District
Status:
Liberty (until 1840s)
County of Itself (1410 - 1889)
Date created:
 
Date abolished:
1889
Unit ID:
10177960
Authorities:
F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 701.

Alternative names

The following alternative names exist:

Name Status Language Start End Authority
LINCOLN Preferred English     F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 701.
LINCOLN CITY AND LIBERTY 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
LINCOLNSHIRE Ancient County   1889 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 701.
LINDSEY Parts Division of Ancient County     F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 701.

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
BRACEBRIDGE AP/CP Parish-level Unit 1410 1840s F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 252.
BRANSTON AP/CP Parish-level Unit 1410 1840s F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 253.
CANWICK CP/AP Parish-level Unit 1410 1840s F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 254.
LINCOLN LUNATIC ASYLUM ExP Parish-level Unit     F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 269.
WADDINGTON CP/AP Parish-level Unit   1840s F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 285.
How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Lincoln Liberty/CntyOfIt through time | Census tables with data for the Ancient District, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10177960

Date accessed: 17th January 2020