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Here we are presenting statistics for a historical unit, which may have changed its boundaries significantly during the period covered.
We know of no alternate names.
This unit was associated with the following other units:
|Nature of association||Other unit involved||Type of unit||Authority|
|was succeeded by||MELLING EP||Ecclesiastical Parish||F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 187.|
This unit was part of the following units:
|LANCASHIRE||Ancient County||F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 187.|
|ORMSKIRK PLU/RegD||Poor Law Union/Reg. District||F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 187.|
|BICKERSTAFFE||Registration sub-District||1911 Census of England and Wales, Table 5, 'Registration Counties, Districts and Sub-districts with their constituent civil parishes. - Urban or Rural District in which each parish is situated; Area; families or separate occupiers, and population, 1901 and 1911; and population enumerated in Institutions, large establishments, and on vessels, &c., 1911'.|
|ORMSKIRK RSD||Sanitary District|
|WEST DERBY Hundred/Wap||Ancient District|
|WEST LANCASHIRE RD||Local Government District|
|HALSALL CP/AP||Parish-level Unit|
This unit was affected by the following changes:
|Date||Type of change||Other unit involved||Area transferred||Authority|
|22 Oct 1877||was reduced to enlarge||SIMONSWOOD Tn/ExP/CP||1891 Census of England and Wales, Table 14, 'Changes in the Areas of Civil Parishes effected by Local Government Board Orders under the Provisions of the Divided Parishes Acts of 1876 and 1879, or by the Act of 1882'.; LGBO 7218|
We know of no units which were contained within this unit.
GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Melling Ch/CP through time | Census tables with data for the Parish-level Unit, A Vision of Britain through Time.
Date accessed: 28th March 2017