Administrative unit

Fife CLandward

Scottish Burgh/District

Available Themes

Population

Population

Densities and rates of growth. Age structure: concentrations of young people, and of the old.
Housing

Housing

Numbers of houses. Overcrowding: persons per room. Amenities: central heating, baths and WCs.


Alternative names

The following alternative names exist:

Name Status Language Start End Authority
FIFE Preferred English   1975 1951 Census of Scotland, Table 1, 'Comparison of population, density per 100 acres, and houses with 1931', for 'Burghs, Districts of Counties and CPs'.
FIFESHIRE Alternate English     The Scottish Archive Network, Scottish Archives Network Gazetteer

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
FIFE Scottish County   1975 1951 Census of Scotland, Table 1, 'Comparison of population, density per 100 acres, and houses with 1931', for 'Burghs, Districts of Counties and CPs'.

Boundary changes

This unit was affected by the following changes:

Date Type of change Other unit involved Area transferred Authority
15 May 1930 was reduced to enlarge MARKINCH Burgh   1931 Census of Scotland, Table 15, 'Intercensal Changes of Boundary, 1921-1931'.; United Kingdom Statutory Instrument (Sheriff's Interlocutor dated 10th March 1930)
16 May 1930 was reduced to enlarge KIRKCALDY Burgh   1931 Census of Scotland, Table 15, 'Intercensal Changes of Boundary, 1921-1931'.; Act of the UK Parliament (Kirkcaldy Corporation Order Confirmation Act, 1930)
14 Nov 1932 was reduced to enlarge ST ANDREWS Burgh  
15 May 1932 was reduced to enlarge LEVEN Burgh  
28 Dec 1932 was reduced to enlarge ST MONANCE Burgh  
11 Sep 1936 was reduced to enlarge ST MONANCE Burgh  
16 May 1936 was reduced to enlarge BUCKHAVEN AND METHIL Burgh  
01 Dec 1938 was reduced to enlarge ST ANDREWS Burgh  
18 Aug 1938 was reduced to enlarge BURNTISLAND Burgh  
16 May 1939 was reduced to enlarge KIRKCALDY Burgh  
28 Sep 1945 was reduced to enlarge LEVEN Burgh  
16 May 1946 was reduced to enlarge INVERKEITHING Burgh  
20 Dec 1946 was reduced to enlarge NEWBURGH Burgh  
20 May 1946 was reduced to enlarge MARKINCH Burgh  
25 Jan 1946 was reduced to enlarge COWDENBEATH Burgh  
15 May 1948 was reduced to enlarge LOCHGELLY Burgh  
16 May 1949 was reduced to enlarge LESLIE GREEN Burgh  
16 May 1950 was reduced to enlarge KIRKCALDY Burgh  

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, Fife CLandward through time | Census tables with data for the Scottish Burgh/District, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10486816

Date accessed: 22nd March 2019