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Preferred Name:
POPLAR
Unit Type:
Parish-level Unit
Status:
Extra-Parochial Area (until 1654)
Chapelry (after 1654)
Civil Parish (1817 - 1907)
Date created:
 
Date abolished:
 
Unit ID:
10199116
Authorities:
F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 338.

Alternative names

The following alternative names exist:

Name Status Language Start End Authority
POPLAR Preferred English     F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 338.
ALL SAINTS POPLAR Alternate English     1851 Census of Great Britain, Table [1], 'Population Abstract'.
POPLAR ALL SAINTS Alternate English     F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 338.

Unit associations

This unit was associated with the following other units:

Nature of association Other unit involved Type of unit Authority
was succeeded by POPLAR EP Ecclesiastical Parish F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 338.

Unit history

This unit was part of the following units:

Name Type Start End Authority
MIDDLESEX Ancient County     F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 338.
POPLAR PLU/RegD/PLPar Poor Law Union/Reg. District   1907 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 338.
OSSULSTONE Hundred Ancient District     F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 338.
POPLAR Lon_SDist Sanitary District     F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 338.
POPLAR MetB Local Government District 1889 1907 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 338.
POPLAR Registration sub-District     1901 Census of England and Wales, Table 12, 'Registration County, Districts, and Sub-Districts, with their Constituent Civil Parishes - Area; Houses and Population 1891 and 1901, and Separate Occupiers 1901'.
STEPNEY CP/AP Parish-level Unit   1817 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 338.

Boundary changes

This unit was affected by the following changes:

Date Type of change Other unit involved Area transferred Authority
01 Apr 1907 was abolished to create POPLAR BOROUGH CP   1911 Census of England and Wales, Table 13, 'Changes in the boundaries of civil parishes during the intercensal period 1901-11; effected under the provisions of the Local Government Acts of 1888 and 1894, and by Local Acts'.; The Borough of Poplar (Union of Parishes) Scheme, 1907
  was enlarged by gaining part of LIMEHOUSE CP/ExP   1901 Census of England and Wales, Table 14, 'Changes in the Boundaries of Civil Parishes, effected Local Government Acts of 1899 and 1894, and by Local Acts since 1891 - Inhabited Houses and Population 1901'.; London Government Act (1899)
  was reduced to enlarge LIMEHOUSE CP/ExP   1901 Census of England and Wales, Table 14, 'Changes in the Boundaries of Civil Parishes, effected Local Government Acts of 1899 and 1894, and by Local Acts since 1891 - Inhabited Houses and Population 1901'.; London Government Act (1899)

Lower level units

We know of no units which were contained within this unit.

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Poplar Ch/CP/ExP through time | Census tables with data for the Parish-level Unit, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10199116

Date accessed: 01st September 2014