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.
Social Structure

Social Structure

Social class and socio-economic groups. Concentrations of professionals, and of unskilled labourers.
Learning & Language

Learning & Language

How many people were at school. The distribution of graduates, and of the unqualified.
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:
WOLVERTON
Unit Type:
Local Government District
Status:
Urban District (until 1974)
Date created:
1920
Date abolished:
1974
Unit ID:
10199359
Authorities:
F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 570.

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
BUCKINGHAMSHIRE Administrative County 1894 1974 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 570.

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
CALVERTON AP/CP Parish-level Unit 1920 1927 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 32.
NEW BRADWELL CP Parish-level Unit 1920 1934 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 32.
STONY STRATFORD EAST CP Parish-level Unit 1920 1927 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 41.
STONY STRATFORD WEST CP Parish-level Unit 1920 1927 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 41.
WOLVERTON CP/AP Parish-level Unit 1920 1974 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 43.
How to reference this page:

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

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10199359

Date accessed: 20th October 2014