Administrative unit

Portland EP

Ecclesiastical Parish

Preferred Name:
PORTLAND
Unit Type:
Ecclesiastical Parish
Status:
Ecclesiastical Parish (until 1966)
Date created:
 
Date abolished:
1966
Unit ID:
10456800
Authorities:
F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 117.

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 PORTLAND CP/AP Parish-level Unit F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 117.

Unit history

This unit was part of the following units:

Name Type Start End Authority
DORSET Ancient County   1966 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 117.
DORCHESTER Rural Deanery   1872 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 117.
WEYMOUTH Rural Deanery 1872 1966 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 117.

Boundary changes

This unit was affected by the following changes:

Date Type of change Other unit involved Area transferred Authority
1841 was reduced to create PORTLAND ST JOHN EP   F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 117.
1873 was reduced to create PORTLAND ST PETER EP   F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 117.
1966 was abolished to create PORTLAND ALL SAINTS WITH ST PETER EP   F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 117.

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

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10456800

Date accessed: 24th May 2019