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Population

Population

Densities and rates of growth. Age structure: concentrations of young people, and of the old.
Housing

Housing

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

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Here we are presenting statistics for a historical unit, which may have changed its boundaries significantly during the period covered.

Preferred Name:
DINGWALL
Unit Type:
Scottish Burgh/District
Status:
Royal Burgh (1227 - 1321)
Royal Burgh (1498 - 1975)
Police Burgh (1834 - 1975)
Small Burgh (1930 - 1975)
Date created:
1227
Date abolished:
1975
Unit ID:
10358954
Authorities:
1951 Census of Scotland, Table 1, 'Comparison of population, density per 100 acres, and houses with 1931', for 'Burghs, Districts of Counties and CPs'.

Alternative names

The following alternative names exist:

Name Status Language Start End Authority
DINGWALL Preferred English 1227 1975 1951 Census of Scotland, Table 1, 'Comparison of population, density per 100 acres, and houses with 1931', for 'Burghs, Districts of Counties and CPs'.
S891837 CASWEB identifiers for 1971 Local Govt Districts English    

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
ROSS AND CROMARTY Scottish County   1975 1951 Census of Scotland, Table 1, 'Comparison of population, density per 100 acres, and houses with 1931', for 'Burghs, Districts of Counties and CPs'.

Boundary changes

This unit was affected by the following changes:

Date Type of change Other unit involved Area transferred Authority
15 May 1939 was enlarged by gaining part of DINGWALL DoC  
15 May 1939 was enlarged by gaining part of ROSS AND CROMARTY CLandward  
16 May 1957 was enlarged by gaining part of DINGWALL DoC   1961 Census of Scotland, Table 5, 'Intercensal Changes of Boundary, 1951-1961', for 'Areas changed'.; United Kingdom Statutory Instrument (Sheriff's Deliverance dated 11th March, 1957)
16 May 1970 was enlarged by gaining part of DINGWALL DoC Part of Maryburgh C.C.E.D. Area: 225 hectares.   [ERROR: authority is 'SRC' but auth_note value does not appear in SRC_TAB]; United Kingdom Statutory Instrument (Sheriff's Deliverance dated 20th December, 1969)

Lower level units

This unit contained the following units:

Name Type Start End Authority
DINGWALL Scottish Parish   1975 1851 Census of Great Britain, Table [1], 'Population Abstract'.
How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Dingwall Burgh through time | Census tables with data for the Scottish Burgh/District, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10358954

Date accessed: 11th December 2017