Administrative unit

Seaham Harbour USD

Sanitary District

Available Themes

Population

Population

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

Preferred Name:
SEAHAM HARBOUR
Unit Type:
Sanitary District
Status:
Urban Sanitary District (until 1894)
Date created:
 
Date abolished:
1894
Unit ID:
10063050
Authorities:
F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 665.

Alternative names

The following alternative names exist:

Name Status Language Start End Authority
SEAHAM HARBOUR Preferred English     F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 665.
DAWDON Alternate English     F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 665.

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
NORTHERN Poor Law/Registration Division     1891 Census of England and Wales, Table 3, 'Ages of Males and Females in Sanitary Districts'.
COUNTY DURHAM Poor Law/Registration County   1894 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 665.

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
DAWDON Tn/CP Parish-level Unit 1866 1937 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 98.
How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Seaham Harbour USD through time | Census tables with data for the Sanitary District, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10063050

Date accessed: 19th November 2019