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Preferred Name:
TAUNTON
Unit Type:
Parish-level Unit
Status:
Civil Parish (after 1921)
Date created:
1921
Date abolished:
 
Unit ID:
10443090
Authorities:
F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 438.

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
SOMERSET Ancient County     F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 438.
TAUNTON PLU/RegD Poor Law Union/Reg. District 1921   F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 438.
TAUNTON MB Local Government District 1921   F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 438.

Boundary changes

This unit was affected by the following changes:

Date Type of change Other unit involved Area transferred Authority
09 Nov 1921 was created through the abolition of BISHOPS HULL WITHIN CP Area: 109 acres.   1931 Census of England and Wales, Table 4, 'Intercensal Changes in Boundaries, 1921-31'.; M. of H. Provisional Order Confirmation (Taunton Extension) Act, 1921
09 Nov 1921 was created from part of BISHOPS HULL WITHOUT CP Area: 158 acres.   1931 Census of England and Wales, Table 4, 'Intercensal Changes in Boundaries, 1921-31'.; M. of H. Provisional Order Confirmation (Taunton Extension) Act, 1921
09 Nov 1921 was created through the abolition of TAUNTON ST JAMES WITHIN CP Area: 702 acres.   1931 Census of England and Wales, Table 4, 'Intercensal Changes in Boundaries, 1921-31'.; M. of H. Provisional Order Confirmation (Taunton Extension) Act, 1921
09 Nov 1921 was created from part of TAUNTON ST JAMES WITHOUT CP Area: 179 acres.   1931 Census of England and Wales, Table 4, 'Intercensal Changes in Boundaries, 1921-31'.; M. of H. Provisional Order Confirmation (Taunton Extension) Act, 1921
09 Nov 1921 was created from part of TAUNTON ST MARY MAGDALENE WITHOUT CP Area: 79 acres.   1931 Census of England and Wales, Table 4, 'Intercensal Changes in Boundaries, 1921-31'.; M. of H. Provisional Order Confirmation (Taunton Extension) Act, 1921
09 Nov 1921 was created from part of TRULL CP/AP Area: 109 acres.   1931 Census of England and Wales, Table 4, 'Intercensal Changes in Boundaries, 1921-31'.; M. of H. Provisional Order Confirmation (Taunton Extension) Act, 1921
09 Nov 1921 was created from part of WEST MONKTON AP/CP Area: 101 acres.   1931 Census of England and Wales, Table 4, 'Intercensal Changes in Boundaries, 1921-31'.; M. of H. Provisional Order Confirmation (Taunton Extension) Act, 1921
09 Nov 1921 was created through the abolition of WILTON CP/Ch Area: 248 acres.   1931 Census of England and Wales, Table 4, 'Intercensal Changes in Boundaries, 1921-31'.; M. of H. Provisional Order Confirmation (Taunton Extension) Act, 1921
01 Apr 1932 was enlarged by gaining part of STAPLEGROVE CP/AP Area: 7 acres. Population in 1931: 41.   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'.; The Taunton Corporation Act, 1931
01 Apr 1932 was enlarged by the abolition of TAUNTON ST JAMES WITHOUT CP Area: 154 acres. Population in 1931: 50.   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'.; The Taunton Corporation Act, 1931
01 Apr 1932 was enlarged by gaining part of WEST MONKTON AP/CP Area: 117 acres. Population in 1931: 139.   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'.; The Taunton Corporation Act, 1931

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, Taunton CP through time | Census tables with data for the Parish-level Unit, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10443090

Date accessed: 16th December 2018