Administrative unit

South Shropshire District

District/Unitary Authority

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We have created these time series for the modern local authority area by using a Geographical Information System to re-district statistics for a variety of historical units which covered the same area.

Preferred Name:
Unit Type:
District/Unitary Authority
Date created:
Date abolished:
Unit ID:
Census of Population (2001 Key Statistics)

Alternative names

The following alternative names exist:

Name Status Language Start End Authority
SOUTH SHROPSHIRE Preferred English     Census of Population (2001 Key Statistics)
39UF Code: Office for National Statistics English     Census of Population (2001 Key Statistics)

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
WEST MIDLANDS Government Office Region   1-APR-2009 Census of Population (2001 Key Statistics)
SHROPSHIRE Modern (post 1974) County   1-APR-2009 Census of Population (2001 Key Statistics)

Boundary changes

This unit was affected by the following changes:

Date Type of change Other unit involved Area transferred Authority
1-APR-2009 was abolished to create SHROPSHIRE UA   United Kingdom Statutory Instrument (The Shropshire (Structural Change) Order 2008)

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, South Shropshire District through time | Census tables with data for the District/Unitary Authority, A Vision of Britain through Time.


Date accessed: 23rd October 2020