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Population

Population

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

Housing

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

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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:
CANTERBURY
Unit Type:
Parish-level Unit
Status:
Civil Parish
Date created:
1897
Date abolished:
 
Unit ID:
10080540
Authorities:
F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 263.

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
KENT Ancient County 1897   F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 263.
CANTERBURY Inc/RegD Poor Law Union/Reg. District 1897   F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 263.
CANTERBURY MB/CB Local Government District 1897   F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 263.
CANTERBURY 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'.

Boundary changes

This unit was affected by the following changes:

Date Type of change Other unit involved Area transferred Authority
1897 was created through the abolition of HOLY CROSS WESTGATE WITHIN CP   F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 263.
26 Mar 1897 was created through the abolition of CANTERBURY ALL SAINTS AP/CP Houses in 1901: 67.   1901 Census of England and Wales, Table 14, 'Changes in the Boundaries of Civil Parishes, effected Local Government Acts of 1899 and 1894, and by Local Acts since 1891 - Inhabited Houses and Population 1901'.; LGBO 35274
26 Mar 1897 was created through the abolition of CANTERBURY ST ALPHEGE AP/CP Houses in 1901: 216.   1901 Census of England and Wales, Table 14, 'Changes in the Boundaries of Civil Parishes, effected Local Government Acts of 1899 and 1894, and by Local Acts since 1891 - Inhabited Houses and Population 1901'.; LGBO 35274
26 Mar 1897 was created through the abolition of CANTERBURY ST ANDREW AP/CP Houses in 1901: 55.   1901 Census of England and Wales, Table 14, 'Changes in the Boundaries of Civil Parishes, effected Local Government Acts of 1899 and 1894, and by Local Acts since 1891 - Inhabited Houses and Population 1901'.; LGBO 35274
26 Mar 1897 was created through the abolition of CANTERBURY ST GEORGE THE MARTYR AP/CP Houses in 1901: 254.   1901 Census of England and Wales, Table 14, 'Changes in the Boundaries of Civil Parishes, effected Local Government Acts of 1899 and 1894, and by Local Acts since 1891 - Inhabited Houses and Population 1901'.; LGBO 35274
26 Mar 1897 was created through the abolition of CANTERBURY ST MARGARET AP/CP Houses in 1901: 100.   1901 Census of England and Wales, Table 14, 'Changes in the Boundaries of Civil Parishes, effected Local Government Acts of 1899 and 1894, and by Local Acts since 1891 - Inhabited Houses and Population 1901'.; LGBO 35274
26 Mar 1897 was created through the abolition of CANTERBURY ST MARTIN AP/CP Houses in 1901: 47.   1901 Census of England and Wales, Table 14, 'Changes in the Boundaries of Civil Parishes, effected Local Government Acts of 1899 and 1894, and by Local Acts since 1891 - Inhabited Houses and Population 1901'.; LGBO 35274
26 Mar 1897 was created through the abolition of CANTERBURY ST MARY BREDIN AP/CP Houses in 1901: 485.   1901 Census of England and Wales, Table 14, 'Changes in the Boundaries of Civil Parishes, effected Local Government Acts of 1899 and 1894, and by Local Acts since 1891 - Inhabited Houses and Population 1901'.; LGBO 35274
26 Mar 1897 was created through the abolition of CANTERBURY ST MARY BREDMAN AP/CP Houses in 1901: 47.   1901 Census of England and Wales, Table 14, 'Changes in the Boundaries of Civil Parishes, effected Local Government Acts of 1899 and 1894, and by Local Acts since 1891 - Inhabited Houses and Population 1901'.; LGBO 35274
26 Mar 1897 was created through the abolition of CANTERBURY ST MARY MAGDALEN CP/AP Houses in 1901: 79.   1901 Census of England and Wales, Table 14, 'Changes in the Boundaries of Civil Parishes, effected Local Government Acts of 1899 and 1894, and by Local Acts since 1891 - Inhabited Houses and Population 1901'.; LGBO 35274
26 Mar 1897 was created through the abolition of CANTERBURY ST MILDRED AP/CP Houses in 1901: 774.   1901 Census of England and Wales, Table 14, 'Changes in the Boundaries of Civil Parishes, effected Local Government Acts of 1899 and 1894, and by Local Acts since 1891 - Inhabited Houses and Population 1901'.; LGBO 35274
26 Mar 1897 was created through the abolition of CANTERBURY ST PAUL AP/CP Houses in 1901: 398.   1901 Census of England and Wales, Table 14, 'Changes in the Boundaries of Civil Parishes, effected Local Government Acts of 1899 and 1894, and by Local Acts since 1891 - Inhabited Houses and Population 1901'.; LGBO 35274
26 Mar 1897 was created through the abolition of CANTERBURY ST PETER AP/CP Houses in 1901: 389.   1901 Census of England and Wales, Table 14, 'Changes in the Boundaries of Civil Parishes, effected Local Government Acts of 1899 and 1894, and by Local Acts since 1891 - Inhabited Houses and Population 1901'.; LGBO 35274
01 Apr 1912 was enlarged by the abolition of CANTERBURY CHRISTCHURCH ExP/CP Area: 19 acres. Population in 1921: 213.   1921 Census of England and Wales, Table 6, 'Intercensal Changes in Boundaries, 1911-21'.; The Canterbury Confirmation Order, 1912 (No. 58189)
01 Apr 1912 was enlarged by the abolition of CANTERBURY ST GREGORY THE GREAT ExP/CP Area: 10 acres. Population in 1921: 1112.   1921 Census of England and Wales, Table 6, 'Intercensal Changes in Boundaries, 1911-21'.; The Canterbury Confirmation Order, 1912 (No. 58189)
01 Apr 1912 was enlarged by the abolition of CANTERBURY THE ARCHBISHOPS PALACE PRECINCTS ExP/CP Area: 4 acres. Population in 1921: 144.   1921 Census of England and Wales, Table 6, 'Intercensal Changes in Boundaries, 1911-21'.; The Canterbury Confirmation Order, 1912 (No. 58189)
01 Apr 1912 was enlarged by the abolition of HOLY CROSS WESTGATE WITHOUT CP Area: 57 acres. Population in 1921: 733.   1921 Census of England and Wales, Table 6, 'Intercensal Changes in Boundaries, 1911-21'.; The Canterbury Confirmation Order, 1912 (No. 58189)
01 Apr 1912 was enlarged by the abolition of STAPLEGATE ExP/Vle/CP Area: 1 acres. Population in 1921: 268.   1921 Census of England and Wales, Table 6, 'Intercensal Changes in Boundaries, 1911-21'.; The Canterbury Confirmation Order, 1912 (No. 58189)
01 Apr 1912 was enlarged by the abolition of ST DUNSTAN WITHIN CP Area: 219 acres. Population in 1921: 1676.   1921 Census of England and Wales, Table 6, 'Intercensal Changes in Boundaries, 1911-21'.; The Canterbury Confirmation Order, 1912 (No. 58189)
01 Apr 1934 was enlarged by gaining part of HACKINGTON AP/CP Area: 506 acres. Population in 1931: 446.   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'.; The Canterbury Extension Act, 1933
01 Apr 1934 was enlarged by gaining part of HARBLEDOWN CP/AP Area: 59 acres. Population in 1931: 94.   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'.; The Canterbury Extension Act, 1933
01 Apr 1934 was enlarged by the abolition of ST DUNSTAN WITHOUT CP Area: 95 acres. Population in 1931: 100.   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'.; The Canterbury Extension Act, 1933
01 Apr 1934 was enlarged by gaining part of THANINGTON WITHOUT CP Area: 55 acres. Population in 1931: 23.   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'.; The Canterbury Extension Act, 1933

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, Canterbury CP through time | Census tables with data for the Parish-level Unit, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10080540

Date accessed: 15th August 2022