Administrative unit

Ayrshire CLandward

Scottish Burgh/District

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.


Alternative names

The following alternative names exist:

Name Status Language Start End Authority
AYRSHIRE Preferred English   1975 The Scottish Archive Network, Scottish Archives Network Gazetteer
AYR Alternate English     1951 Census of Scotland, Table 1, 'Comparison of population, density per 100 acres, and houses with 1931', for 'Burghs, Districts of Counties and CPs'.

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
AYRSHIRE 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
12 Feb 1923 was reduced to enlarge KILMARNOCK Burgh   1931 Census of Scotland, Table 15, 'Intercensal Changes of Boundary, 1921-1931'.; Authority information missing
11 Dec 1924 was reduced to enlarge KILWINNING Burgh   1931 Census of Scotland, Table 15, 'Intercensal Changes of Boundary, 1921-1931'.; Authority information missing
15 May 1930 was reduced to enlarge KILMARNOCK Burgh   1931 Census of Scotland, Table 15, 'Intercensal Changes of Boundary, 1921-1931'.; United Kingdom Statutory Instrument (Sheriff's Interlocutor dated 29th August 1929)
15 May 1930 was reduced to enlarge KILMARNOCK Burgh   1931 Census of Scotland, Table 15, 'Intercensal Changes of Boundary, 1921-1931'.; Authority information missing
16 May 1935 was reduced to enlarge AYR Burgh  
16 May 1935 was reduced to enlarge KILMARNOCK Burgh  
16 May 1935 was reduced to enlarge TROON Burgh  
09 Aug 1937 was reduced to enlarge CUMNOCK AND HOLMHEAD Burgh  
09 Dec 1937 was reduced to enlarge SALTCOATS Burgh  
30 Mar 1937 was reduced to enlarge GALSTON Burgh  
16 May 1948 was reduced to enlarge KILMARNOCK Burgh  
16 May 1949 was reduced to enlarge KILWINNING Burgh  
16 May 1949 was reduced to enlarge LARGS Burgh  

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, Ayrshire CLandward through time | Census tables with data for the Scottish Burgh/District, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10486762

Date accessed: 13th December 2017