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.
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:
WOLSTANTON UNITED
Unit Type:
Local Government District
Status:
Urban District
Date created:
1904
Date abolished:
1932
Unit ID:
10136611
Authorities:
F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 747.

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
STAFFORDSHIRE Administrative County 1904 1932 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 747.

Boundary changes

This unit was affected by the following changes:

Date Type of change Other unit involved Area transferred Authority
01 Apr 1932 was abolished to enlarge NEWCASTLE UNDER LYME MB Area: 5422 acres.   1931 Census of England and Wales, Table B, 'Areas altered between 26th April, 1931 and 30th June, 1934, showing constitution as at the latter date, in terms of constitution as at the former date, together with particulars of acreage and population'.; M. of H. Order No. 75877. The Borough of Newcastle under Lyme (Extension) Order, 1931

Lower level units

This unit contained the following units:

Name Type Start End Authority
CHESTERTON CP Parish-level Unit 1904 1932 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 408.
SILVERDALE CP Parish-level Unit 1904 1932 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 422.
WOLSTANTON CP/AP Parish-level Unit 1904 1932 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 429.
How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Wolstanton United UD through time | Census tables with data for the Local Government District, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10136611

Date accessed: 18th September 2014