Administrative unit

Witherstone EP

Ecclesiastical Parish

Preferred Name:
WITHERSTONE
Unit Type:
Ecclesiastical Parish
Status:
Ecclesiastical Parish (until 1971)
Date created:
 
Date abolished:
1971
Unit ID:
10465990
Authorities:
F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 123.

Notes:

A sinecure rectory.

Alternative names

We know of no alternate names.

Unit associations

This unit was associated with the following other units:

Nature of association Other unit involved Type of unit Authority
was preceded by WITHERSTONE AP/PA Parish-level Unit F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 123.

Unit history

This unit was part of the following units:

Name Type Start End Authority
DORSET Ancient County   1971 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 123.
BRIDPORT Rural Deanery   1970 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 123.
LYME BAY Rural Deanery 1970 1971 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 123.

Boundary changes

This unit was affected by the following changes:

Date Type of change Other unit involved Area transferred Authority
1971 was abolished to create POWERSTOCK WITH WEST MILTON WITHERSTONE AND NORTH POORTON EP   F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 123.

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, Witherstone EP through time | Census tables with data for the Ecclesiastical Parish, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10465990

Date accessed: 19th June 2019