We know of no alternate names.
This unit was associated with the following other units:
|Nature of association||Other unit involved||Type of unit||Authority|
|was succeeded by||ALTON BARNES EP||Ecclesiastical Parish||F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 530.|
This unit was part of the following units:
|WILTSHIRE||Ancient County||F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 530.|
|DEVIZES RegD/PLU||Poor Law Union/Reg. District||F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 530.|
|BISHOPS CANNINGS||Registration sub-District||1871 Census of England and Wales, Table 4, 'Area; Houses and Inhabitants, 1861 and 1871, in the Parishes and Places comprised in each Superintendent Registrar's District'.|
|DEVIZES RSD||Sanitary District|
|DEVIZES RD||Local Government District||1934|
|DEVIZES||Registration sub-District||1911 Census of England and Wales, Table 5, 'Registration Counties, Districts and Sub-districts with their constituent civil parishes. - Urban or Rural District in which each parish is situated; Area; families or separate occupiers, and population, 1901 and 1911; and population enumerated in Institutions, large establishments, and on vessels, &c., 1911'.|
|SWANBOROUGH Hundred||Ancient District|
This unit was affected by the following changes:
|Date||Type of change||Other unit involved||Area transferred||Authority|
|25 Mar 1885||was reduced to enlarge||ALTON PRIORS CP/Ch||Pit House||1891 Census of England and Wales, Table 14, 'Changes in the Areas of Civil Parishes effected by Local Government Board Orders under the Provisions of the Divided Parishes Acts of 1876 and 1879, or by the Act of 1882'.; LGBO 16453|
|01 Apr 1934||was abolished to create||ALTON CP||Area: 609 acres.||1931 Census of England and Wales, Table B, 'Areas altered between 26th April, 1931 and 30th June, 1934, showing constitution as at the latter date, in terms of constitution as at the former date, together with particulars of acreage and population'.; M. of H. Order No. 77934. The Wilts. Review Order, 1934|
We know of no units which were contained within this unit.
GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Alton Barnes CP/AP through time | Census tables with data for the Parish-level Unit, A Vision of Britain through Time.
Date accessed: 24th May 2013