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Political Life

Election results, plus information on turn-out.

Preferred Name:
HEYWOOD AND ROYTON
Unit Type:
Constituency
Status:
County Constituency (1949 - 1982)
Date created:
1949
Date abolished:
1982
Unit ID:
12741169
Authorities:
Richard H.A. Cheffins, Parliamentary Constituencies and their registers since 1832 (London: The British Library, 1998)

Alternative names

The following alternative names exist:

Name Status Language Start End Authority
HEYWOOD AND ROYTON Preferred English     Richard H.A. Cheffins, Parliamentary Constituencies and their registers since 1832 (London: The British Library, 1998)
LANCASHIRE HEYWOOD AND ROYTON Alternate English     Boundary Commission for England, First Periodical Report (London: H.M.S.O., 1954)
ROYTON Alternate English     Richard H.A. Cheffins, Parliamentary Constituencies and their registers since 1832 (London: The British Library, 1998)

Unit associations

This unit was associated with the following other units:

Nature of association Other unit involved Type of unit Authority
was preceded by LANCASHIRE ROYTON PDivCon Constituency Richard H.A. Cheffins, Parliamentary Constituencies and their registers since 1832 (London: The British Library, 1998)
was succeeded by OLDHAM CENTRAL AND ROYTON BCon Constituency Richard H.A. Cheffins, Parliamentary Constituencies and their registers since 1832 (London: The British Library, 1998)
was preceded by LANCASHIRE HEYWOOD AND RADCLIFFE PDivCon Constituency Richard H.A. Cheffins, Parliamentary Constituencies and their registers since 1832 (London: The British Library, 1998)

Unit history

This unit was part of the following units:

Name Type Start End Authority
ENGLAND Dep Country 1949 1982 Richard H.A. Cheffins, Parliamentary Constituencies and their registers since 1832 (London: The British Library, 1998)

Boundary changes

We know of no boundary changes affecting this unit.

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, Heywood and Royton CCon through time | Census tables with data for the Constituency, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/12741169

Date accessed: 24th August 2019