Administrative unit

the Isle of Wight Liberty

Ancient District

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

Preferred Name:
Unit Type:
Ancient District
Date created:
Date abolished:
Unit ID:
Robin Glasscock, The Lay Subsidy of 1334 (London: British Academy, 1975)

Statistical only

This unit has been constructed for statistical reporting purposes only. It has no legal existence.


This unit is a collective term for all the medieval liberties that existed on the Isle of Wight.

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     Robin Glasscock, The Lay Subsidy of 1334 (London: British Academy, 1975)

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, the Isle of Wight Liberty through time | Census tables with data for the Ancient District, A Vision of Britain through Time.


Date accessed: 14th May 2021