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Preferred Name:
ORCHESTON
Unit Type:
Parish-level Unit
Status:
Civil Parish (after 1934)
Date created:
1934
Date abolished:
 
Unit ID:
10410502
Authorities:
F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 546.

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 succeeded by ORCHESTON EP Ecclesiastical Parish F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 546.

Unit history

This unit was part of the following units:

Name Type Start End Authority
WILTSHIRE Ancient County 1934   F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 546.
AMESBURY RD Local Government District 1934   F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 546.

Boundary changes

This unit was affected by the following changes:

Date Type of change Other unit involved Area transferred Authority
01 Apr 1934 was created through the abolition of ORCHESTON ST GEORGE AP/CP Area: 2260 acres. Population in 1931: 229.   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. 77934. The Wilts. Review Order, 1934
01 Apr 1934 was created through the abolition of ORCHESTON ST MARY CP/AP Area: 1895 acres. Population in 1931: 134.   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. 77934. The Wilts. 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, Orcheston 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/10410502

Date accessed: 15th November 2019