Available Themes

Population

Population

Densities and rates of growth. Age structure: concentrations of young people, and of the old.
Industry

Industry

How people made their living: identifying farming communities, pit villages, mill towns and so on.
Social Structure

Social Structure

Social class and socio-economic groups. Concentrations of professionals, and of unskilled labourers.
Housing

Housing

Numbers of houses. Overcrowding: persons per room. Amenities: central heating, baths and WCs.

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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:
NORWICH LIBERTY OF THE TOWN CLOSE
Unit Type:
Parish-level Unit
Status:
Extra-Parochial Area
Civil Parish (1858 - 1889)
Date created:
 
Date abolished:
 
Unit ID:
10179956
Authorities:
F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 372.

Alternative names

The following alternative names exist:

Name Status Language Start End Authority
NORWICH LIBERTY OF THE TOWN CLOSE Preferred English     F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 372.
NORWICH TOWN CLOSE Alternate English     1861 Census of England and Wales, Table 1, 'Area; Houses and Inhabitants, 1851 and 1861, in Districts, Sub-districts, Parishes and Places'.
TOWN CLOSE Alternate English     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'.

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
NORFOLK Ancient County     F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 372.
NORWICH PLU/RegD Poor Law Union/Reg. District 1858 1889 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 372.
MANCROFT Registration sub-District     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'.
NORWICH Borough/AD_City Ancient District     F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 372.
NORWICH USD Sanitary District 1858 1889 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 372.
NORWICH CB/MB Local Government District 1858 1889 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 372.

Boundary changes

We know of no boundary changes affecting this unit.

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, Norwich Liberty of the Town Close ExP/CP through time | Census tables with data for the Parish-level Unit, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10179956

Date accessed: 18th November 2019