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Population

Population

Densities and rates of growth. Age structure: concentrations of young people, and of the old.
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:
LOSSIEMOUTH AND BRANDERBURGH
Unit Type:
Scottish Burgh/District
Status:
Police Burgh (1863 - 1869)
Police Burgh (1890 - 1975)
Small Burgh (1930 - 1975)
Date created:
1863
Date abolished:
1975
Unit ID:
10360894
Authorities:
1951 Census of Scotland, Table 1, 'Comparison of population, density per 100 acres, and houses with 1931', for 'Burghs, Districts of Counties and CPs'.

Alternative names

The following alternative names exist:

Name Status Language Start End Authority
LOSSIEMOUTH AND BRANDERBURGH Preferred English 1863 1975 1951 Census of Scotland, Table 1, 'Comparison of population, density per 100 acres, and houses with 1931', for 'Burghs, Districts of Counties and CPs'.
LOSSIEMOUTH Alternate English     1911 Census of Scotland, Table 3, 'Population of Civil Parishes since 1801'.
S831776 CASWEB identifiers for 1971 Local Govt Districts English    

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
MORAY Scottish County   1975 1951 Census of Scotland, Table 1, 'Comparison of population, density per 100 acres, and houses with 1931', for 'Burghs, Districts of Counties and CPs'.

Boundary changes

This unit was affected by the following changes:

Date Type of change Other unit involved Area transferred Authority
16 May 1965 was enlarged by gaining part of DUFFUS AND DRAINIE DoC Part of Drainie C.C.E.D. Area: 129 hectares.   [ERROR: authority is 'SRC' but auth_note value does not appear in SRC_TAB]; United Kingdom Statutory Instrument (Sheriff's Deliverance dated 8th May, 1965)
16 May 1965 was enlarged by gaining part of FOCHABERS DoC Part of Urquhart C.C.E.D. Area: 12 hectares.   [ERROR: authority is 'SRC' but auth_note value does not appear in SRC_TAB]; United Kingdom Statutory Instrument (Sheriff's Deliverance dated 8th May, 1965)

Lower level units

This unit contained the following units:

Name Type Start End Authority
DRAINIE Scottish Parish   1975 The Scottish Archive Network, Scottish Archives Network Gazetteer
URQUHART Scottish Parish   1975 The Scottish Archive Network, Scottish Archives Network Gazetteer
How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Lossiemouth and Branderburgh Burgh through time | Census tables with data for the Scottish Burgh/District, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10360894

Date accessed: 22nd March 2019