Administrative unit

Melksham EP

Ecclesiastical Parish

Preferred Name:
MELKSHAM
Unit Type:
Ecclesiastical Parish
Status:
Ecclesiastical Parish
Date created:
 
Date abolished:
 
Unit ID:
10408817
Authorities:
F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 544.

Alternative names

We know of no alternate names.

Unit associations

This unit was associated with the following other units:

Nature of association Other unit involved Type of unit Authority
was preceded by MELKSHAM CP/AP Parish-level Unit F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 544.

Unit history

This unit was part of the following units:

Name Type Start End Authority
WILTSHIRE Ancient County     F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 544.
POTTERNE Rural Deanery     F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 544.

Boundary changes

This unit was affected by the following changes:

Date Type of change Other unit involved Area transferred Authority
1843 was reduced to create SHAW AND WHITLEY EP   F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 544.

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, Melksham EP through time | Census tables with data for the Ecclesiastical Parish, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10408817

Date accessed: 15th November 2019