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Preferred Name:
BRISTOL
Unit Type:
Poor Law Union/Reg. District
Status:
Incorporation
Registration District
Date created:
1837
Date abolished:
1930
Unit ID:
10211293
Authorities:
F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 608.

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
GLOUCESTERSHIRE Poor Law/Registration County 1850   F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 608.

Boundary changes

This unit was affected by the following changes:

Date Type of change Other unit involved Area transferred Authority
01 Jan 1899 was enlarged by gaining part of BARTON REGIS PLU/RegD Clifton,St James and St Paul Out, St Philip and St Jacob Out, part of Shirehampton, Redland (which created North Bristol Civil Parish), Stapleton, St George and part of Horfield were lost to Bristol   Registrar General, Annual Report (HM Stationery Office)
01 Jan 1899 was enlarged by gaining part of KEYNSHAM PLU/RegD Part of Brislington lost to Bristol   Registrar General, Annual Report (HM Stationery Office)
01 Jan 1899 was enlarged by gaining part of LONG ASHTON PLU/RegD Bedminster created part of South Bristol. Parts of Easton in Gordano, Long Ashton, Potbury, Portishead and Bedminster Without were transferred to Bristol   Registrar General, Annual Report (HM Stationery Office)
01 Jan 1902 was enlarged by gaining part of BARTON REGIS PLU/RegD Shirehampton (part of) and Henbury (part of)   Registrar General, Annual Report (HM Stationery Office)
01 Jul 1903 was enlarged by gaining part of BARTON REGIS PLU/RegD Shirehampton and Henbury (part of)   Registrar General, Annual Report (HM Stationery Office)
01 Jan 1905 was enlarged by the abolition of BARTON REGIS PLU/RegD Shirehampton, Westbury on Trym, Henbury (part of) and Horfield transferred as part of the dissolution of Barton Regis   Registrar General, Annual Report (HM Stationery Office)
01 Jan 1919 was enlarged by gaining part of LONG ASHTON PLU/RegD Area: 48 acres. Population in 1921: 119.   1921 Census of England and Wales, Table 6, 'Intercensal Changes in Boundaries, 1911-21'.; Registrar General's Order
01 Jan 1919 was enlarged by gaining part of THORNBURY PLU/RegD Area: 928 acres. Population in 1921: 46.   1921 Census of England and Wales, Table 6, 'Intercensal Changes in Boundaries, 1911-21'.; Registrar General's Order

Lower level units

This unit contained the following units:

Name Type Start End Authority
ASHLEY Registration sub-District 01 Jan 1899   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'.
BEDMINSTER Registration sub-District 01 Jan 1899   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'.
BRISTOL CENTRAL Registration sub-District 01 Dec 1905   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'.
CASTLE PRECINCTS Registration sub-District   01 Nov 1897 Registrar General, Annual Report (HM Stationery Office)
CLIFTON Registration sub-District 01 Jan 1899   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'.
KNOWLE Registration sub-District 01 Jan 1899   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'.
STAPLETON Registration sub-District 01 Jan 1899   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'.
ST AUGUSTINE Registration sub-District   01 Apr 1904 Registrar General, Annual Report (HM Stationery Office)
ST GEORGE Registration sub-District 01 Jan 1899   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'.
ST JAMES Registration sub-District   01 Nov 1897 Registrar General, Annual Report (HM Stationery Office)
ST MARY REDCLIFF Registration sub-District   01 Dec 1905 Registrar General, Annual Report (HM Stationery Office)
ST PAUL Registration sub-District   01 Apr 1904 Registrar General, Annual Report (HM Stationery Office)
ST PAUL AND ST AUGUSTINE Registration sub-District 01 Apr 1904 01 Dec 1905 Registrar General, Annual Report (HM Stationery Office)
ST PHILIP AND ST JACOB Registration sub-District 01 Jan 1899   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'.
WESTBURY ON TRYM Registration sub-District 01 Jan 1905   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'.
BRISTOL CP Parish-level Unit 1898   F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 165.
BRISTOL ALL SAINTS CP/AP Parish-level Unit   1896 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 165.
BRISTOL CASTLE PRECINCTS ExP/CP Parish-level Unit 1858 1896 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 165.
BRISTOL CHRISTCHURCH AP/CP Parish-level Unit   1896 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 166.
BRISTOL ST AUGUSTINE CP/AP Parish-level Unit   1896 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 166.
BRISTOL ST EWEN AP/CP Parish-level Unit   1896 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 166.
BRISTOL ST JAMES CP/AP Parish-level Unit   1866 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 166.
BRISTOL ST JAMES IN CP Parish-level Unit     1891 Census of England and Wales, Table 2, 'Area and Population in Registration Districts and Sub-Districts and in Civil Parishes'.
BRISTOL ST JOHN THE BAPTIST AP/CP Parish-level Unit   1896 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 166.
BRISTOL ST LEONARD AP/CP Parish-level Unit   1896 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 167.
BRISTOL ST MARY LE PORT CP/AP Parish-level Unit   1896 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 167.
BRISTOL ST MARY REDCLIFFE Ch/CP Parish-level Unit   1896 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 418.
BRISTOL ST MICHAEL CP/AP Parish-level Unit   1896 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 167.
BRISTOL ST NICHOLAS AP/CP Parish-level Unit   1896 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 167.
BRISTOL ST PAUL IN CP Parish-level Unit   1896 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 167.
BRISTOL ST PETER CP/AP Parish-level Unit   1896 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 167.
BRISTOL ST PHILIP AND ST JACOB IN CP Parish-level Unit   1896 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 167.
BRISTOL ST STEPHEN CP/AP Parish-level Unit   1896 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 167.
BRISTOL ST THOMAS CP/AP Parish-level Unit   1896 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 418.
BRISTOL ST WERBURGH CP/AP Parish-level Unit   1876 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 167.
BRISTOL TEMPLE CP/AP Parish-level Unit     F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 418.
CENTRAL BRISTOL CP Parish-level Unit 1896 1898 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 165.
NORTH BRISTOL CP Parish-level Unit 1896 1898 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 165.
REDLAND Ch/CP Parish-level Unit 1894 1896 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 183.
SOUTH BRISTOL CP Parish-level Unit 1896 1898 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 165.
How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Bristol Inc/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/10211293

Date accessed: 18th November 2019