Available Themes

Population

Population

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

Industry

How people made their living: identifying farming communities, pit villages, mill towns and so on.
Social Structure

Social Structure

Social class and socio-economic groups. Concentrations of professionals, and of unskilled labourers.
Learning & Language

Learning & Language

How many people were at school. The distribution of graduates, and of the unqualified.
Life & Death

Life & Death

Numbers of babies born. Deaths, especially infant deaths. Causes of death by age and gender.
Work & Poverty

Work & Poverty

Unemployment rates and poor relief. What proportions of men and of women did paid work?
Housing

Housing

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

Preferred Name:
ROYAL LEAMINGTON SPA
Unit Type:
Local Government District
Status:
Municipal Borough (until 1974)
Date created:
1875
Date abolished:
1974
Unit ID:
10108688
Authorities:
F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 751.

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
WARWICKSHIRE Administrative County 1875 1974 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 751.

Boundary changes

This unit was affected by the following changes:

Date Type of change Other unit involved Area transferred Authority
01 Apr 1953 was enlarged by gaining part of WARWICK RD part of Whitnash CP Area: 42 acres.   1961 Census of England and Wales, Table 4, 'Intercensal Changes of Boundary (between 8th April, 1951 and 23rd April, 1961)', for 'LAA, CP'.; Leamington Corporation Act, 1952

Lower level units

This unit contained the following units:

Name Type Start End Authority
LEAMINGTON CP Parish-level Unit 1902   F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 447.
LEAMINGTON PRIORS AP/CP/Ch Parish-level Unit 1875 1902 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 447.
LILLINGTON CP/AP/Ch Parish-level Unit     F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 448.
MILVERTON AP/CP/Ch Parish-level Unit     F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 449.
NEW MILVERTON CP Parish-level Unit   1902 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 449.
How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Royal Leamington Spa 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/10108688

Date accessed: 17th September 2014