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.

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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:
GRANTOWN ON SPEY
Unit Type:
Scottish Burgh/District
Status:
Burgh of Barony (1609 - 1694)
Burgh of Regality (1694 - 1898)
Police Burgh (1898 - 1975)
Small Burgh (1930 - 1975)
Date created:
1609
Date abolished:
1975
Unit ID:
10359843
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'.

Notes:

In the version of the SCAN gazetteer used to create the original GBH GIS administrative unit gazetteer, "FREUCHIE" was listed as a separate burgh, but was fairly clearly a cross-reference to Grantown.

Alternative names

The following alternative names exist:

Name Status Language Start End Authority
CASTLETON OF FREUCHIE Official English   1776 The Scottish Archive Network, Scottish Archives Network Gazetteer
CROMDALE Official English   1694 The Scottish Archive Network, Scottish Archives Network Gazetteer
GRANTOWN ON SPEY Preferred English 1609 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'.
FREUCHIE Alternate English     The Scottish Archive Network, Scottish Archives Network Gazetteer
S831775 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
MORAY 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

We know of no boundary changes affecting this unit.

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, Grantown on Spey 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/10359843

Date accessed: 17th November 2019