Administrative unit

Leighland EP

Ecclesiastical Parish

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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:
LEIGHLAND
Unit Type:
Ecclesiastical Parish
Status:
Ecclesiastical Parish (after 1724)
Date created:
1724
Date abolished:
 
Unit ID:
10436977
Authorities:
F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 430.

Alternative names

The following alternative names exist:

Name Status Language Start End Authority
LEIGHLAND Preferred English 1724   F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 430.
LEIGHLAND ST GILES Alternate English     1911 Census of England and Wales, Table 5, 'Ecclesiastical parishes or districts - Families or separate occupiers, and population, 1911'.

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
SOMERSET Ancient County 1724   F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 430.
DUNSTER Rural Deanery 1724 1872 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 430.
DUNSTER Rural Deanery 1951 1973 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 430.
EXMOOR Rural Deanery 1973   F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 430.
WIVELISCONBE Rural Deanery 1872 1951 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 430.

Boundary changes

This unit was affected by the following changes:

Date Type of change Other unit involved Area transferred Authority
1724 was created from part of OLD CLEEVE EP   F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 422.

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, Leighland EP through time | Census tables with data for the Ecclesiastical Parish, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10436977

Date accessed: 01st December 2021