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Political Life

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:
WEST FIFE
Unit Type:
Constituency
Status:
County Constituency (1949 - 1973)
Date created:
1949
Date abolished:
1973
Unit ID:
12742964
Authorities:
Richard H.A. Cheffins, Parliamentary Constituencies and their registers since 1832 (London: The British Library, 1998)

Notes:

Cheffins describes this unit as finishing in 1982. However the boundary commission report and the lack of election results post 1973 indicate it ended in that year and has been amended accordingly.

Alternative names

The following alternative names exist:

Name Status Language Start End Authority
WEST FIFE Preferred English     Richard H.A. Cheffins, Parliamentary Constituencies and their registers since 1832 (London: The British Library, 1998)
FIFE WEST Alternate English     Richard H.A. Cheffins, Parliamentary Constituencies and their registers since 1832 (London: The British Library, 1998)

Unit associations

This unit was associated with the following other units:

Nature of association Other unit involved Type of unit Authority
was preceded by FIFE WESTERN PDivCon 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
SCOTLAND Dep Country 1949 1973 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, West Fife CCon through time | Census tables with data for the Constituency, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/12742964

Date accessed: 20th November 2017