Administrative unit

Durham Bishops Borough

Ancient District

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Preferred Name:
DURHAM BISHOPS
Unit Type:
Ancient District
Status:
Borough (until 1565)
Date created:
 
Date abolished:
1565
Unit ID:
10155216
Authorities:
F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 663.

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
COUNTY DURHAM Ancient County   1565 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 663.

Boundary changes

We know of no boundary changes affecting this unit.

Lower level units

This unit contained the following units:

Name Type Start End Authority
DURHAM ST NICHOLAS AP/CP Parish-level Unit   1565 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 663.
FRAMWELLGATE Tn/CP Parish-level Unit   1565 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 663.
How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Durham Bishops Borough through time | Census tables with data for the Ancient District, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10155216

Date accessed: 17th January 2022