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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:
ST OLAVE
Unit Type:
Poor Law Union/Reg. District
Status:
Poor Law Union (until 1904)
Registration District
Date created:
1837
Date abolished:
1930
Unit ID:
10081749
Authorities:
F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 644.

Alternative names

The following alternative names exist:

Name Status Language Start End Authority
ST OLAVE SOUTHWARK Official English   01 Jan 1902 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'.
ST OLAVE Preferred English     F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 644.
ST OLAVE BERMONDSEY Alternate English 01 Jan 1902   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'.

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 1881   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'.
SURREY Poor Law/Registration County   1889 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 644.

Boundary changes

This unit was affected by the following changes:

Date Type of change Other unit involved Area transferred Authority
01 Jan 1870 was enlarged by the abolition of BERMONDSEY PLPar/RegD Bermondsey became part of St. Olave Southwark   Registrar General, Annual Report (HM Stationery Office)
01 Jan 1870 was enlarged by the abolition of ROTHERHITHE PLPar/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
BERMONDSEY Registration sub-District 01 Jan 1870   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'.
ROTHERHITHE Registration sub-District 01 Jan 1870   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'.
ST JAMES BERMONDSEY Registration sub-District 01 Jan 1870 01 Sep 1898 Registrar General, Annual Report (HM Stationery Office)
ST JOHN HORSLEYDOWN Registration sub-District   01 Feb 1883 Registrar General, Decennial Supplement (HM Stationery Office)
ST MARY MAGDALEN Registration sub-District 01 Jan 1870 01 Sep 1894 Registrar General, Annual Report (HM Stationery Office)
ST OLAVE Registration sub-District     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'.
BERMONDSEY AP/Vest/CP Parish-level Unit 1869   F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 473.
ROTHERHITHE AP/CP/Vest Parish-level Unit 1869 1899 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 489.
SOUTHWARK ST JOHN HORSLEYDOWN CP Parish-level Unit     F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 491.
SOUTHWARK ST OLAVE CP/AP Parish-level Unit     F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 491.
SOUTHWARK ST OLAVE AND ST THOMAS CP Parish-level Unit     F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 308.
SOUTHWARK ST THOMAS CP/AP Parish-level Unit     F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 491.
How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, St Olave PLU/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/10081749

Date accessed: 20th November 2019