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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:
OTLEY
Unit Type:
Poor Law Union/Reg. District
Status:
Registration District (until 1869)
Date created:
 
Date abolished:
13 Aug 1869
Unit ID:
10484431
Authorities:
1861 Census of England and Wales, Table 1, 'Area; Houses and Inhabitants, 1851 and 1861, in Districts, Sub-districts, Parishes and Places'.

Alternative names

We know of no alternate names.

Unit associations

We know of no associations with other units.

Unit history

This unit was part of the following units:

Name Type Start End Authority
WEST RIDING Poor Law/Registration County   1869 1861 Census of England and Wales, Table 1, 'Area; Houses and Inhabitants, 1851 and 1861, in Districts, Sub-districts, Parishes and Places'.

Boundary changes

This unit was affected by the following changes:

Date Type of change Other unit involved Area transferred Authority
04 Jun 1861 was reduced to create WHARFEDALE PLU/RegD Wharfedale split from Otley   Registrar General, Annual Report (HM Stationery Office)
28 May 1861 was reduced to enlarge WETHERBY PLU/RegD Rigton and Weardley transferred to newly formed RD of Wetherby   Registrar General, Annual Report (HM Stationery Office)
13 Aug 1869 was reduced to enlarge WHARFEDALE PLU/RegD SD of Otley transferred to Wharfedale. This seems to have consisted of Rawden, Baildon, Carlton and Hawkswork and possibly some others. Atherington also   Registrar General, Annual Report (HM Stationery Office)
21 Aug 1869 was abolished to enlarge WETHERBY PLU/RegD Dunkeswick, Weeton, Harewood, Wigton, and Wilke   Registrar General, Annual Report (HM Stationery Office)

Lower level units

This unit contained the following units:

Name Type Start End Authority
BAILDON Registration sub-District   11 Jul 1861 Registrar General, Annual Report (HM Stationery Office)
FEWSTON Registration sub-District   04 Jun 1861 Registrar General, Annual Report (HM Stationery Office)
HAREWOOD Registration sub-District   13 Aug 1869 Registrar General, Annual Report (HM Stationery Office)
OTLEY Registration sub-District   13 Aug 1869 Registrar General, Annual Report (HM Stationery Office)
YEADON Registration sub-District   11 Jul 1861 Registrar General, Annual Report (HM Stationery Office)
ADEL CUM ECCUP Tn/CP Parish-level Unit   13 Aug 1869 1861 Census of England and Wales, Table 1, 'Area; Houses and Inhabitants, 1851 and 1861, in Districts, Sub-districts, Parishes and Places'.
ARTHINGTON Tn/CP Parish-level Unit   13 Aug 1869 1861 Census of England and Wales, Table 1, 'Area; Houses and Inhabitants, 1851 and 1861, in Districts, Sub-districts, Parishes and Places'.
ASKWITH CP/Tn Parish-level Unit   13 Aug 1869 1861 Census of England and Wales, Table 1, 'Area; Houses and Inhabitants, 1851 and 1861, in Districts, Sub-districts, Parishes and Places'.
BAILDON Ch/CP Parish-level Unit   13 Aug 1869 1861 Census of England and Wales, Table 1, 'Area; Houses and Inhabitants, 1851 and 1861, in Districts, Sub-districts, Parishes and Places'.
BURLEY IN WHARFEDALE Tn/CP Parish-level Unit   13 Aug 1869 1861 Census of England and Wales, Table 1, 'Area; Houses and Inhabitants, 1851 and 1861, in Districts, Sub-districts, Parishes and Places'.
CARLTON Tn/CP Parish-level Unit   13 Aug 1869 1861 Census of England and Wales, Table 1, 'Area; Houses and Inhabitants, 1851 and 1861, in Districts, Sub-districts, Parishes and Places'.
DENTON Ch/CP Parish-level Unit   13 Aug 1869 1861 Census of England and Wales, Table 1, 'Area; Houses and Inhabitants, 1851 and 1861, in Districts, Sub-districts, Parishes and Places'.
DUNKESWICK Tn/CP Parish-level Unit   13 Aug 1869 1861 Census of England and Wales, Table 1, 'Area; Houses and Inhabitants, 1851 and 1861, in Districts, Sub-districts, Parishes and Places'.
HAREWOOD CP/AP/Tn Parish-level Unit   13 Aug 1869 1861 Census of England and Wales, Table 1, 'Area; Houses and Inhabitants, 1851 and 1861, in Districts, Sub-districts, Parishes and Places'.
HAWKSWORTH Tn/CP Parish-level Unit   13 Aug 1869 1861 Census of England and Wales, Table 1, 'Area; Houses and Inhabitants, 1851 and 1861, in Districts, Sub-districts, Parishes and Places'.
ILKLEY CP/Tn/AP Parish-level Unit   13 Aug 1869 1861 Census of England and Wales, Table 1, 'Area; Houses and Inhabitants, 1851 and 1861, in Districts, Sub-districts, Parishes and Places'.
MENSTON CP/Tn Parish-level Unit   13 Aug 1869 1861 Census of England and Wales, Table 1, 'Area; Houses and Inhabitants, 1851 and 1861, in Districts, Sub-districts, Parishes and Places'.
MIDDLETON CP/Tn Parish-level Unit   13 Aug 1869 1861 Census of England and Wales, Table 1, 'Area; Houses and Inhabitants, 1851 and 1861, in Districts, Sub-districts, Parishes and Places'.
OTLEY Tn/CP/AP Parish-level Unit   13 Aug 1869 1861 Census of England and Wales, Table 1, 'Area; Houses and Inhabitants, 1851 and 1861, in Districts, Sub-districts, Parishes and Places'.
RAWDON Ch/CP Parish-level Unit   13 Aug 1869 1861 Census of England and Wales, Table 1, 'Area; Houses and Inhabitants, 1851 and 1861, in Districts, Sub-districts, Parishes and Places'.
WEETON CP/Tn Parish-level Unit   13 Aug 1869 1861 Census of England and Wales, Table 1, 'Area; Houses and Inhabitants, 1851 and 1861, in Districts, Sub-districts, Parishes and Places'.
WIGTON Tn/CP Parish-level Unit   13 Aug 1869 1861 Census of England and Wales, Table 1, 'Area; Houses and Inhabitants, 1851 and 1861, in Districts, Sub-districts, Parishes and Places'.
WYKE Tn/CP Parish-level Unit   13 Aug 1869 1861 Census of England and Wales, Table 1, 'Area; Houses and Inhabitants, 1851 and 1861, in Districts, Sub-districts, Parishes and Places'.
How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Otley RegD through time | Census tables with data for the Poor Law Union/Reg. District, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10484431

Date accessed: 18th October 2019