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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:
WHITECHAPEL
Unit Type:
Poor Law Union/Reg. District
Status:
Poor Law Union (until 1921)
Poor Law Parish (after 1921)
Registration District
Date created:
 
Date abolished:
1925
Unit ID:
10174661
Authorities:
F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 644.

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

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
ALDGATE Registration sub-District   01 Jan 1892 Registrar General, Annual Report (HM Stationery Office)
ARTILLERY Registration sub-District   15 Feb 1875 Registrar General, Decennial Supplement (HM Stationery Office)
GOODMANS FIELDS Registration sub-District   01 Dec 1910 Registrar General, Annual Report (HM Stationery Office)
MILE END NEW TOWN Registration sub-District   01 Dec 1910 Registrar General, Annual Report (HM Stationery Office)
SPITALFIELDS 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'.
WHITECHAPEL Registration sub-District 01 Dec 1910   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'.
WHITECHAPEL CHURCH Registration sub-District   01 Jan 1899 Registrar General, Decennial Supplement (HM Stationery Office)
WHITECHAPEL NORTH Registration sub-District   01 Jan 1884 Registrar General, Decennial Supplement (HM Stationery Office)
HOLY TRINITY MINORIES ExP/CP Parish-level Unit   1895 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 329.
MILE END NEW TOWN Hmlt/CP Parish-level Unit   1921 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 334.
NORTON FOLGATE ParLib/ExP/CP Parish-level Unit   1921 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 336.
OLD ARTILLERY GROUND ParLib/CP Parish-level Unit   1921 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 336.
OLD TOWER WITHOUT ExP/CP Parish-level Unit     F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 347.
SPITALFIELDS AP/CP Parish-level Unit     F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 344.
ST BOTOLPH WITHOUT ALDGATE CP/ParPart Parish-level Unit   1921 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 339.
ST KATHERINE BY THE TOWER ExP/CP Parish-level Unit   1895 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 341.
TOWER OF LONDON ExP/CP Parish-level Unit     F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 347.
WHITECHAPEL CP Parish-level Unit   1925 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 349.
How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Whitechapel PLPar/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/10174661

Date accessed: 16th November 2019