Available Themes

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.

Preferred Name:
DUMBARTON
Unit Type:
Scottish Burgh
Status:
Royal Burgh (1222 - 1975)
Police Burgh (1833 - 1975)
Large Burgh (1930 - 1975)
Date created:
1222
Date abolished:
1975
Unit ID:
10359089
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

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
DUNBARTONSHIRE 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
16 May 1940 was enlarged by gaining part of DUNBARTONSHIRE Burgh   1931 Census of Scotland, Table 15, 'Intercensal Changes of Boundary, 1921-1931'.; Authority information missing

Lower level units

This unit contained the following units:

Name Type Start End Authority
CARDROSS Scottish Parish   1975 The Scottish Archive Network, Scottish Archives Network Gazetteer
DUMBARTON Scottish Parish     1851 Census of Great Britain, Table [1], 'Population Abstract'.
OLD KILPATRICK Scottish Parish   1975 The Scottish Archive Network, Scottish Archives Network Gazetteer
How to reference this page:

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

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10359089

Date accessed: 23rd July 2014