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Numbers of babies born. Deaths, especially infant deaths. Causes of death by age and gender.
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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:
HUNTINGDON AND GODMANCHESTER
Unit Type:
Local Government District
Status:
Municipal Borough (1961 - 1974)
Date created:
1961
Date abolished:
1974
Unit ID:
10492040
Authorities:
F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 629.

Alternative names

The following alternative names exist:

Name Status Language Start End Authority
HUNTINGDON AND GODMANCHESTER Preferred English 1961   F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 629.
E180495 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
HUNTINGDONSHIRE Administrative County 1961 1965 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 629.
HUNTINGDONSHIRE AND PETERBOROUGH Administrative County 1965 1974 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 629.

Boundary changes

This unit was affected by the following changes:

Date Type of change Other unit involved Area transferred Authority
01 Apr 1961 was created through the abolition of GODMANCHESTER MB Area: 4907 acres.   1961 Census of England and Wales, Table 4, 'Intercensal Changes of Boundary (between 8th April, 1951 and 23rd April, 1961)', for 'LAA, CP'.; M. of H. and Local Government Order No. 8963. The County of Huntingdon (Borough of Huntingdon and Godmanchester) Confirmation Order, 1961
01 Apr 1961 was created through the abolition of HUNTINGDON MB Area: 2150 acres.   1961 Census of England and Wales, Table 4, 'Intercensal Changes of Boundary (between 8th April, 1951 and 23rd April, 1961)', for 'LAA, CP'.; M. of H. and Local Government Order No. 8963. The County of Huntingdon (Borough of Huntingdon and Godmanchester) Confirmation Order, 1961

Lower level units

This unit contained the following units:

Name Type Start End Authority
HUNTINGDON AND GODMANCHESTER CP Parish-level Unit 1961 1974 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 250.
HUNTINGDON AND GODMANCHESTER NORTH LG_Ward Parish-level Unit     1961 Census of England and Wales, Table 3, 'Acreage, Population, Private Households and Dwellings', for 'LAA, Wards, CP in RD, Con, NT'.
HUNTINGDON AND GODMANCHESTER SOUTH LG_Ward Parish-level Unit     1961 Census of England and Wales, Table 3, 'Acreage, Population, Private Households and Dwellings', for 'LAA, Wards, CP in RD, Con, NT'.
HUNTINGDON AND GODMANCHESTER WEST LG_Ward Parish-level Unit     1961 Census of England and Wales, Table 3, 'Acreage, Population, Private Households and Dwellings', for 'LAA, Wards, CP in RD, Con, NT'.
How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Huntingdon and Godmanchester MB through time | Census tables with data for the Local Government District, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10492040

Date accessed: 20th November 2018