Administrative unit

Dysart ScoP

Scottish Parish

Available Themes



Densities and rates of growth. Age structure: concentrations of young people, and of the old.


Numbers of houses. Overcrowding: persons per room. Amenities: central heating, baths and WCs.

Preferred Name:
Unit Type:
Scottish Parish
Date created:
Date abolished:
Unit ID:
1851 Census of Great Britain, Table [1], 'Population Abstract'.

Alternative names

We know of no alternate names.

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
FIFE Scottish County 1845 1901 1851 Census of Great Britain, Table [1], 'Population Abstract'.
DYSART Burgh Scottish Burgh   1975 1851 Census of Great Britain, Table [1], 'Population Abstract'.
MARKINCH Scottish Poor Law Combination 1858   Higginbotham, History of the Workhouse
PATHHEAD Burgh Scottish Burgh     1851 Census of Great Britain, Table [1], 'Population Abstract'.

Boundary changes

This unit was affected by the following changes:

Date Type of change Other unit involved Area transferred Authority
1901 was abolished to create KIRKCALDY AND DYSART   Great Britain Historical GIS Project

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, Dysart ScoP through time | Census tables with data for the Scottish Parish, A Vision of Britain through Time.


Date accessed: 19th February 2017