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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:
ORKNEY AND SHETLAND
Unit Type:
Constituency
Status:
Parliamentary Constituency (pre1832 - 1918)
Date created:
pre1832
Date abolished:
1918
Unit ID:
12746726
Authorities:
Richard H.A. Cheffins, Parliamentary Constituencies and their registers since 1832 (London: The British Library, 1998)

Alternative names

The following alternative names exist:

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

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
SCOTLAND Dep Country pre1832 1918 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, Orkney and Shetland PCon through time | Census tables with data for the Constituency, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/12746726

Date accessed: 21st November 2017