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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:
ROTHERHITHE
Unit Type:
Poor Law Union/Reg. District
Status:
Poor Law Parish
Registration District (until January 01st, 1870)
Date created:
1836
Date abolished:
1869
Unit ID:
10005530
Authorities:
F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 687.

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
LONDON Poor Law/Registration County   1869 1851 Census of Great Britain, Table [1], 'Population Abstract'.
SURREY Poor Law/Registration County   1869 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 687.

Boundary changes

This unit was affected by the following changes:

Date Type of change Other unit involved Area transferred Authority
01 Jan 1870 was abolished to enlarge ST OLAVE PLU/RegD Rotherhithe became part of St. Olave Southwark   Registrar General, Annual Report (HM Stationery Office)

Lower level units

This unit contained the following units:

Name Type Start End Authority
ROTHERHITHE Registration sub-District   01 Jan 1870 Registrar General, Annual Report (HM Stationery Office)
ROTHERHITHE AP/CP/Vest Parish-level Unit 1836 1869 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 489.
How to reference this page:

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

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10005530

Date accessed: 18th November 2019