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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:
WORTLEY
Unit Type:
Poor Law Union/Reg. District
Status:
Registration District
Date created:
1838
Date abolished:
01 Jan 1911
Unit ID:
10584735
Authorities:
1911 Census of England and Wales, Table 6, 'Changes in the boundaries of Registration Districts during the intercensal period 1901-1911'.

Notes:

This area covered the Poor Law Unions of Wortley and Penistone, and was a single Registration District until January 1911, when Penistone Union was established as a separate Registration District.

Alternative names

We know of no alternate names.

Unit associations

This unit was associated with the following other units:

Nature of association Other unit involved Type of unit Authority
was succeeded by WORTLEY PLU/RegD Poor Law Union/Reg. District 1911 Census of England and Wales, Table 6, 'Changes in the boundaries of Registration Districts during the intercensal period 1901-1911'.

Unit history

This unit was part of the following units:

Name Type Start End Authority
WEST RIDING Poor Law/Registration County 1850   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
01 Jan 1911 was abolished to create PENISTONE RegD/PLU   1911 Census of England and Wales, Table 6, 'Changes in the boundaries of Registration Districts during the intercensal period 1901-1911'.

Lower level units

This unit contained the following units:

Name Type Start End Authority
BRADFIELD Registration sub-District   01 Jan 1911 1881 Census of England and Wales, Table 4, 'Area, Houses, and Population of Civil Parishes in the several Registration Sub-Districts in 1871 and 1881'.
CAWTHORNE Registration sub-District   01 Jan 1911 1881 Census of England and Wales, Table 4, 'Area, Houses, and Population of Civil Parishes in the several Registration Sub-Districts in 1871 and 1881'.
ECCLESFIELD Registration sub-District   01 Jan 1911 1881 Census of England and Wales, Table 4, 'Area, Houses, and Population of Civil Parishes in the several Registration Sub-Districts in 1871 and 1881'.
HIGH HOYLAND Registration sub-District   01 Jan 1911 1881 Census of England and Wales, Table 4, 'Area, Houses, and Population of Civil Parishes in the several Registration Sub-Districts in 1871 and 1881'.
PENISTONE Registration sub-District   01 Jan 1911 1881 Census of England and Wales, Table 4, 'Area, Houses, and Population of Civil Parishes in the several Registration Sub-Districts in 1871 and 1881'.
WORTLEY Registration sub-District   01 Jan 1911 1881 Census of England and Wales, Table 4, 'Area, Houses, and Population of Civil Parishes in the several Registration Sub-Districts in 1871 and 1881'.
BRADFIELD CP/Ch Parish-level Unit   01 Jan 1911 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 518.
CAWTHORNE Ch/AP/CP Parish-level Unit   01 Jan 1911 1871 Census of England and Wales, Table 4, 'Area; Houses and Inhabitants, 1861 and 1871, in the Parishes and Places comprised in each Superintendent Registrar's District'.
CLAYTON WEST CP/Tn Parish-level Unit   01 Jan 1911 1871 Census of England and Wales, Table 4, 'Area; Houses and Inhabitants, 1861 and 1871, in the Parishes and Places comprised in each Superintendent Registrar's District'.
DENBY CP/Tn Parish-level Unit   01 Jan 1911 1871 Census of England and Wales, Table 4, 'Area; Houses and Inhabitants, 1861 and 1871, in the Parishes and Places comprised in each Superintendent Registrar's District'.
ECCLESFIELD AP/CP Parish-level Unit   01 Jan 1911 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 538.
GUNTHWAITE CP/Tn Parish-level Unit   01 Jan 1911 1871 Census of England and Wales, Table 4, 'Area; Houses and Inhabitants, 1861 and 1871, in the Parishes and Places comprised in each Superintendent Registrar's District'.
HIGH HOYLAND CP/AP Parish-level Unit   01 Jan 1911 1871 Census of England and Wales, Table 4, 'Area; Houses and Inhabitants, 1861 and 1871, in the Parishes and Places comprised in each Superintendent Registrar's District'.
HOYLAND SWAINE CP/Tn Parish-level Unit 1838 1849 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 562.
HUNSHELF Tn/CP Parish-level Unit 1838 1849 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 564.
INGBIRCHWORTH CP/Tn Parish-level Unit 1838 1849 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 565.
KEXBOROUGH CP/Tn Parish-level Unit   01 Jan 1911 1871 Census of England and Wales, Table 4, 'Area; Houses and Inhabitants, 1861 and 1871, in the Parishes and Places comprised in each Superintendent Registrar's District'.
LANGSETT CP/Tn Parish-level Unit 1838 1849 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 572.
OXSPRING Tn/CP Parish-level Unit 1838 1849 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 592.
PENISTONE AP/CP Parish-level Unit 1838 1849 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 592.
SILKSTONE CP/AP Parish-level Unit   01 Jan 1911 1871 Census of England and Wales, Table 4, 'Area; Houses and Inhabitants, 1861 and 1871, in the Parishes and Places comprised in each Superintendent Registrar's District'.
STOCKSBRIDGE CP Parish-level Unit 1894 1930 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 613.
TANKERSLEY CP/AP Parish-level Unit   01 Jan 1911 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 615.
THURGOLAND CP/Tg Parish-level Unit 1838 1849 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 619.
THURLSTONE CP/Tn Parish-level Unit 1838 1849 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 619.
WORTLEY Ch/CP Parish-level Unit   01 Jan 1911 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 629.
How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Wortley RegD through time | Census tables with data for the Poor Law Union/Reg. District, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: https://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10584735

Date accessed: 21st May 2024