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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:
GREAT BROUGHTON
Unit Type:
Parish-level Unit
Status:
Township (until 1898)
Civil Parish (1866 - 1898)
Date created:
 
Date abolished:
1898
Unit ID:
10203405
Authorities:
F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 49.

Alternative names

The following alternative names exist:

Name Status Language Start End Authority
GREAT BROUGHTON Preferred English     F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 49.
BROUGHTON GREAT Alternate English     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'.

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
CUMBERLAND Ancient County   1898 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 49.
COCKERMOUTH PLU/RegD Poor Law Union/Reg. District 1866 1898 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 49.
ALLERDALE BELOW DERWENT Wd Ancient District   1898 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 49.
COCKERMOUTH RSD Sanitary District 1866 1898 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 49.
COCKERMOUTH RD Local Government District 1866 1898 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 49.
COCKERMOUTH Registration sub-District     1891 Census of England and Wales, Table 2, 'Area and Population in Registration Districts and Sub-Districts and in Civil Parishes'.
BRIDEKIRK AP/CP Parish-level Unit     F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 49.

Boundary changes

This unit was affected by the following changes:

Date Type of change Other unit involved Area transferred Authority
24 Mar 1887 was enlarged by gaining part of LITTLE BROUGHTON Tn/CP Harker Lodge Marsh, and Sunny Slack Houses in 1891: 17.   1891 Census of England and Wales, Table 14, 'Changes in the Areas of Civil Parishes effected by Local Government Board Orders under the Provisions of the Divided Parishes Acts of 1876 and 1879, or by the Act of 1882'.; LGBO 20630
01 Oct 1898 was reduced to create BROUGHTON CP Houses in 1901: 180.   1901 Census of England and Wales, Table 14, 'Changes in the Boundaries of Civil Parishes, effected Local Government Acts of 1899 and 1894, and by Local Acts since 1891 - Inhabited Houses and Population 1901'.; LGBO 38315
01 Oct 1898 was reduced to create BROUGHTON MOOR CP Houses in 1901: 118.   1901 Census of England and Wales, Table 14, 'Changes in the Boundaries of Civil Parishes, effected Local Government Acts of 1899 and 1894, and by Local Acts since 1891 - Inhabited Houses and Population 1901'.; LGBO 38315

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, Great Broughton Tn/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/10203405

Date accessed: 20th September 2019