Administrative unit

Wear EP

Ecclesiastical Parish

Preferred Name:
WEAR
Unit Type:
Ecclesiastical Parish
Status:
Ecclesiastical Parish (after 1840)
Date created:
1840
Date abolished:
 
Unit ID:
10032647
Authorities:
F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 101.

Alternative names

The following alternative names exist:

Name Status Language Start End Authority
WEAR Preferred English     F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 101.
COUNTESS WEAR Alternate English     F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 101.
WEAR ST LUKE 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
DEVON Ancient County 1840   F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 101.
AYLESBEARE Rural Deanery 1840 1902 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 101.
CHRISTIANITY Rural Deanery 1902   F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 101.

Boundary changes

This unit was affected by the following changes:

Date Type of change Other unit involved Area transferred Authority
1840 was created from part of TOPSHAM EP   F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 99.
1964 was reduced to create EXETER ST PAUL EP   F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 101.

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

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10032647

Date accessed: 17th October 2019