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Population

Population

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

Industry

How people made their living: identifying farming communities, pit villages, mill towns and so on.
Social Structure

Social Structure

Social class and socio-economic groups. Concentrations of professionals, and of unskilled labourers.
Housing

Housing

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Preferred Name:
NEW FOREST
Unit Type:
Parish-level Unit
Status:
Extra-Parochial Area
Date created:
 
Date abolished:
1868
Unit ID:
12846447
Authorities:
F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 197.

Notes:

This area does not have its own entry in Youngs. However, several extra-parochial areas were created from it in 1868. Notes on those entries indicate it covered the areas which became Ashley Walk CP, Broomy CP, Burley CP, Denny Lodge CP and Rhinefield CP. The 1831 Census states 'This Area includes all the New Forest not within the reputed Boundary of any Parish, and not specially returned as Extra Parochial and entered with Area assigned thereunto.'

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
HAMPSHIRE Ancient County   1868 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 197.
NEW FOREST Hundred Ancient District     1831 Census of Great Britain, Table [1], 'Population Abstract'.

Boundary changes

This unit was affected by the following changes:

Date Type of change Other unit involved Area transferred Authority
1868 was abolished to create ASHLEY WALK CP   F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 197.
1868 was abolished to create BROOMY CP   F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 200.
1868 was abolished to create BURLEY CP   F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 201.
1868 was abolished to create DENNY LODGE CP   F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 205.
1868 was abolished to create RHINEFIELD CP   F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 218.

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, New Forest ExP through time | Census tables with data for the Parish-level Unit, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/12846447

Date accessed: 25th January 2020