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Industry

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Social Structure

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Preferred Name:
THETFORD
Unit Type:
Ancient District
Status:
Borough
Date created:
 
Date abolished:
 
Unit ID:
10140286
Authorities:
F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 655.

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 THETFORD MB Local Government District F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 655.

Unit history

This unit was part of the following units:

Name Type Start End Authority
NORFOLK Ancient County     F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 655.
SUFFOLK Ancient County   1889 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 655.

Boundary changes

We know of no boundary changes affecting this unit.

Lower level units

This unit contained the following units:

Name Type Start End Authority
THETFORD CP Parish-level Unit 1924 1974 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 381.
THETFORD ALL SAINTS CP/AP Parish-level Unit   1924 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 381.
THETFORD ST CUTHBERT AP/CP Parish-level Unit   1924 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 381.
THETFORD ST EDMUND AP Parish-level Unit   by sixteenth century F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 381.
THETFORD ST ETHELDRED AP Parish-level Unit   sixteenth century at Dissolution F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 381.
THETFORD ST LAURENCE AP Parish-level Unit   after the reign of Edward III F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 381.
THETFORD ST MARGARET AP Parish-level Unit   around the reign of Henry III F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 381.
THETFORD ST MARTIN AP Parish-level Unit   around the reign of Edward III F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 381.
THETFORD ST MARY THE LESS AP/CP Parish-level Unit   1924 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 381.
THETFORD ST MICHAEL AP Parish-level Unit   before the sixteenth century F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 381.
THETFORD ST PETER AP/CP Parish-level Unit   1924 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 381.
How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Thetford Borough through time | Census tables with data for the Ancient District, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10140286

Date accessed: 19th November 2019