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.
Life & Death

Life & Death

Numbers of babies born. Deaths, especially infant deaths. Causes of death by age and gender.
Work & Poverty

Work & Poverty

Unemployment rates and poor relief. What proportions of men and of women did paid work?
Housing

Housing

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

Preferred Name:
MARSTON SICCA
Unit Type:
Local Government District
Status:
Rural District
Date created:
1894
Date abolished:
1931
Unit ID:
10189779
Authorities:
F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 611.

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
GLOUCESTERSHIRE Administrative County 1894 1931 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 611.

Boundary changes

This unit was affected by the following changes:

Date Type of change Other unit involved Area transferred Authority
01 Apr 1931 was abolished to enlarge STRATFORD ON AVON RD Area: 8823 acres.   1931 Census of England and Wales, Table 4, 'Intercensal Changes in Boundaries, 1921-31'.; M. of H. Provisional Orders Confirmation (Gloucestershire Warwickshire and Worcestershire) Act, 1931

Lower level units

This unit contained the following units:

Name Type Start End Authority
CLIFFORD CHAMBERS CP/AP Parish-level Unit   1931 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 169.
DORSINGTON CP/AP Parish-level Unit 1894 1931 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 171.
LONG MARSTON AP/CP Parish-level Unit   1931 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 180.
PRESTON ON STOUR AP/CP Parish-level Unit   1931 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 183.
WELFORD ON AVON AP/CP Parish-level Unit   1931 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 456.
WESTON ON AVON CP/AP Parish-level Unit 1894 1931 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 190.
How to reference this page:

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

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10189779

Date accessed: 20th November 2014