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Election results, plus information on turn-out.

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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:
NEWPORT
Unit Type:
Constituency
Status:
Parliamentary Borough Constituency (1918 - 1948)
Borough Constituency (1948 - 1982)
Date created:
1918
Date abolished:
1982
Unit ID:
12740268
Authorities:
Richard H.A. Cheffins, Parliamentary Constituencies and their registers since 1832 (London: The British Library, 1998)

Notes:

Cheffins describes this unit within England, however, Monmouthshire is grouped with Wales in Craig 1918-1949. Cheffins describes Monmouth PDivCon as within Wales and as this is east geographically of Newport on the map from the 1917 Boundary Commission Report this unit has therefore been altered to be within Wales.

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 MONMOUTH DistBCon Constituency Richard H.A. Cheffins, Parliamentary Constituencies and their registers since 1832 (London: The British Library, 1998)

Unit history

This unit was part of the following units:

Name Type Start End Authority
WALES Dep Country 1918 1982 Richard H.A. Cheffins, Parliamentary Constituencies and their registers since 1832 (London: The British Library, 1998)

Boundary changes

We know of no boundary changes affecting this unit.

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, Newport PBCon/BCon through time | Census tables with data for the Constituency, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/12740268

Date accessed: 18th December 2017