Available Themes

Population

Population

Densities and rates of growth. Age structure: concentrations of young people, and of the old.
Life & Death

Life & Death

Numbers of babies born. Deaths, especially infant deaths. Causes of death by age and gender.
Housing

Housing

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

Click on the hyperlinks for direct access to key graphs and tables.

Here we are presenting statistics for a historical unit, which may have changed its boundaries significantly during the period covered.

Preferred Name:
PENICUIK
Unit Type:
Scottish Burgh/District
Status:
Police Burgh (1866 - 1975)
Small Burgh (1930 - 1975)
Date created:
1866
Date abolished:
1975
Unit ID:
10361473
Authorities:
1951 Census of Scotland, Table 1, 'Comparison of population, density per 100 acres, and houses with 1931', for 'Burghs, Districts of Counties and CPs'.

Notes:

A settlement.

Alternative names

The following alternative names exist:

Name Status Language Start End Authority
PENICUIK Preferred English 1866 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'.
S821759 CASWEB identifiers for 1971 Local Govt Districts English    

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
MIDLOTHIAN 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
23 Mar 1933 was enlarged by gaining part of MIDLOTHIAN CLandward  
23 Mar 1933 was enlarged by gaining part of PENICUIK DoC  
24 Dec 1936 was enlarged by gaining part of MIDLOTHIAN CLandward  
16 May 1951 was enlarged by gaining part of PENICUIK DoC   1961 Census of Scotland, Table 5, 'Intercensal Changes of Boundary, 1951-1961', for 'Areas changed'.; United Kingdom Statutory Instrument (Sheriff's Deliverance dated 26th December, 1951)
16 May 1968 was enlarged by gaining part of PENICUIK DoC Part of Glencorse C.C.E.D. Area: 24 hectares.   1971 Census of Scotland, Table 4, 'Intercensal changes of boundary (between 23rd April, 1961 and 25th April, 1971)', for 'County, local authority areas, civil parishes'.; United Kingdom Statutory Instrument (Sheriff's Deliverance dated 17th January, 1968)

Lower level units

This unit contained the following units:

Name Type Start End Authority
GLENCORSE Scottish Parish   1975 The Scottish Archive Network, Scottish Archives Network Gazetteer
PENICUIK Scottish Parish   1975 The Scottish Archive Network, Scottish Archives Network Gazetteer
How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Penicuik Burgh through time | Census tables with data for the Scottish Burgh/District, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: https://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10361473

Date accessed: 25th April 2024