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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:
STOKE ON TRENT
Unit Type:
Poor Law Union/Reg. District
Status:
Poor Law Union
Registration District
Date created:
1836
Date abolished:
1922
Unit ID:
10174636
Authorities:
F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 743.

Alternative names

The following alternative names exist:

Name Status Language Start End Authority
STOKE ON TRENT Preferred English     F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 743.
STOKE UPON TRENT Alternate English     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
STAFFORDSHIRE Poor Law/Registration County 1850   F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 743.

Boundary changes

This unit was affected by the following changes:

Date Type of change Other unit involved Area transferred Authority
01 Jun 1896 was enlarged by gaining part of STONE PLU/RegD Florence and Normacott lost to Stoke Upon Trent   Registrar General, Annual Report (HM Stationery Office)
01 May 1896 was enlarged by gaining part of CHEADLE PLU/RegD East Vale lost to Stoke on Trent   Registrar General, Annual Report (HM Stationery Office)
01 May 1896 was reduced to enlarge NEWCASTLE UNDER LYME PLU/RegD Part of Stoke upon Trent lost to Newcastle under Lyme   Registrar General, Annual Report (HM Stationery Office)
01 Dec 1905 was enlarged by gaining part of WOLSTANTON AND BURSLEM PLU/RegD Milton (part of)   Registrar General, Annual Report (HM Stationery Office)
01 Mar 1907 was reduced to enlarge LEEK PLU/RegD Bagnall   Registrar General, Annual Report (HM Stationery Office)

Lower level units

This unit contained the following units:

Name Type Start End Authority
FENTON 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'.
HANLEY 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'.
LONGTON 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'.
SHELTON Registration sub-District   01 Apr 1903 Registrar General, Annual Report (HM Stationery Office)
STOKE RURAL Registration sub-District 01 Apr 1903   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'.
STOKE UPON TRENT 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'.
BAGNALL Ch/CP Parish-level Unit 1896 01 Mar 1907 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 402.
EAST VALE CP Parish-level Unit 1894 1896 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 427.
FENTON PA/CP Parish-level Unit 1894 1922 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 411.
FLORENCE CP Parish-level Unit 1894 1896 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 411.
HANLEY Tn/CP Parish-level Unit 1894 1922 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 412.
LONGTON Ch/CP Parish-level Unit 1894 1922 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 416.
NORMANCOT ParLib/CP Parish-level Unit   1896 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 418.
STOKE ON TRENT AP/CP Parish-level Unit 1836 1922 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 423.
STOKE RURAL CP Parish-level Unit     F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 1894.
How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Stoke on Trent 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/10174636

Date accessed: 16th July 2019