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Preferred Name:
MELCHBOURNE AND YELDEN
Unit Type:
Parish-level Unit
Status:
Civil Parish (after 1934)
Date created:
1934
Date abolished:
 
Unit ID:
10063553
Authorities:
F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 9.

Alternative names

The following alternative names exist:

Name Status Language Start End Authority
MELCHBOURNE AND YELDEN Preferred English     F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 9.
MELCHBOURNE AND YIELDEN Alternate English     F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 9.

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
BEDFORDSHIRE Ancient County 1934   F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 9.
BEDFORD RD Local Government District 1934   F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 9.

Boundary changes

This unit was affected by the following changes:

Date Type of change Other unit involved Area transferred Authority
01 Apr 1934 was created through the abolition of MELCHBOURNE AP/CP Area: 2638 acres. Population in 1931: 160.   1931 Census of England and Wales, Table B, 'Areas altered between 26th April, 1931 and 30th June, 1934, showing constitution as at the latter date, in terms of constitution as at the former date, together with particulars of acreage and population'.; M. of H. Order No. 77788. The North Bedfordshire Review Order, 1934
01 Apr 1934 was created through the abolition of YELDEN AP/CP Area: 1950 acres. Population in 1931: 150.   1931 Census of England and Wales, Table B, 'Areas altered between 26th April, 1931 and 30th June, 1934, showing constitution as at the latter date, in terms of constitution as at the former date, together with particulars of acreage and population'.; M. of H. Order No. 77788. The North Bedfordshire Review Order, 1934
01 Apr 1965 was enlarged by gaining part of CHELVESTON CUM CALDECOTT CP/Ch Area: 30 acres.   1971 Census of England and Wales, Table 4, 'Intercensal changes of Boundary (between 23rd April, 1961, and 25th April, 1971)', for 'AC, LAA, CP, NT'.; The East Midland Counties Order, 1965
01 Apr 1965 was reduced to create NEWTON BROMSWOLD AP/CP Area: 1 acres.   1971 Census of England and Wales, Table 4, 'Intercensal changes of Boundary (between 23rd April, 1961, and 25th April, 1971)', for 'AC, LAA, CP, NT'.; The East Midland Counties Order, 1965

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, Melchbourne and Yelden CP through time | Census tables with data for the Parish-level Unit, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10063553

Date accessed: 25th January 2020