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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:
MEOLE BRACE
Unit Type:
Parish-level Unit
Status:
Ancient Parish
Civil Parish (until 1934)
Date created:
 
Date abolished:
1934
Unit ID:
10363056
Authorities:
F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 389.

Alternative names

The following alternative names exist:

Name Status Language Start End Authority
MEOLE BRACE Preferred English   1934 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 389.
BRACE MEOLE 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'.
SHREWSBURY BRACE MEOLE 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'.
SHREWSBURY MEOLE BRACE Alternate English     1851 Census of Great Britain, Table [1], 'Population Abstract'.

Unit associations

This unit was associated with the following other units:

Nature of association Other unit involved Type of unit Authority
was succeeded by MEOLE BRACE EP Ecclesiastical Parish F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 389.

Unit history

This unit was part of the following units:

Name Type Start End Authority
SHROPSHIRE Ancient County     F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 389.
ATCHAM PLU/RegD Poor Law Union/Reg. District 1871   F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 389.
SHREWSBURY PLU/Inc/RegD Poor Law Union/Reg. District   1871 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 389.
ATCHAM RSD Sanitary District     F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 389.
ATCHAM RD Local Government District   1934 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 389.
CONDOVER Registration sub-District 01 Jun 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'.
CONDOVER Hundred Ancient District 1836   F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 389.
SHREWSBURY MB Local Government District   1894 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 389.
SHREWSBURY USD Sanitary District     F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 389.
SHREWSBURY Borough Ancient District     1831 Census of Great Britain, Table [1], 'Population Abstract'.
SHREWSBURY Liberty Ancient District   1836 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 389.
ST CHAD Registration sub-District   01 Jun 1905 1851 Census of Great Britain, Table [1], 'Population Abstract'.

Boundary changes

This unit was affected by the following changes:

Date Type of change Other unit involved Area transferred Authority
25 Mar 1885 was reduced to enlarge PONTESBURY CP/AP Land at Cruckmeole   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 17487
25 Mar 1885 was enlarged by gaining part of SHREWSBURY ST CHAD CP/AP Whitley and Welbatch, &c Houses in 1891: 25.   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 17487
25 Mar 1885 was reduced to enlarge SHREWSBURY ST JULIAN Ch/CP/AP The part within the MB of Shrewsbury Houses in 1891: 64.   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 17487
25 Mar 1885 was enlarged by gaining part of SHREWSBURY ST JULIAN Ch/CP/AP Bayston Houses in 1891: 65.   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 17487
01 Apr 1934 was abolished to enlarge CONDOVER AP/CP Area: 1216 acres. Population in 1931: 883.   1931 Census of England and Wales, Table B, 'Areas altered between 26th April, 1931 and 30th June, 1934, showing constitution as at the latter date, in terms of constitution as at the former date, together with particulars of acreage and population'.; M. of H. Order No. 77933. The Salop Review Order, 1934
01 Apr 1934 was abolished to enlarge GREAT HANWOOD AP/CP Area: 690 acres. Population in 1931: 48.   1931 Census of England and Wales, Table B, 'Areas altered between 26th April, 1931 and 30th June, 1934, showing constitution as at the latter date, in terms of constitution as at the former date, together with particulars of acreage and population'.; M. of H. Order No. 77933. The Salop Review Order, 1934
01 Apr 1934 was abolished to enlarge SHREWSBURY CP Area: 1029 acres. Population in 1931: 1322.   1931 Census of England and Wales, Table B, 'Areas altered between 26th April, 1931 and 30th June, 1934, showing constitution as at the latter date, in terms of constitution as at the former date, together with particulars of acreage and population'.; M. of H. Order No. 77933. The Salop Review Order, 1934

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, Meole Brace CP/AP through time | Census tables with data for the Parish-level Unit, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10363056

Date accessed: 24th October 2019