Administrative unit

Melbury Osmond EP

Ecclesiastical Parish

Preferred Name:
MELBURY OSMOND
Unit Type:
Ecclesiastical Parish
Status:
Ecclesiastical Parish (until 1972)
Date created:
 
Date abolished:
1972
Unit ID:
10454670
Authorities:
F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 114.

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 MELBURY OSMOND CP/AP Parish-level Unit F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 114.

Unit history

This unit was part of the following units:

Name Type Start End Authority
DORSET Ancient County   1972 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 114.
SHAFTESBURY Rural Deanery   1872 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 114.
SHERBORNE Rural Deanery 1872 1972 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 114.

Boundary changes

This unit was affected by the following changes:

Date Type of change Other unit involved Area transferred Authority
1959 was enlarged by the abolition of STOCKWOOD EP   F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 119.
1972 was abolished to create MELBURY OSMOND WITH MELBURY SAMPFORD EP   F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 114.

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

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10454670

Date accessed: 18th October 2019