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Population

Population

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Industry

Industry

How people made their living: identifying farming communities, pit villages, mill towns and so on.
Social Structure

Social Structure

Social class and socio-economic groups. Concentrations of professionals, and of unskilled labourers.
Housing

Housing

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Preferred Name:
SOUTHWARK
Unit Type:
Ancient District
Status:
Borough
Date created:
 
Date abolished:
 
Unit ID:
10166305
Authorities:
F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 686.

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
SURREY Ancient County     F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 686.

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
SOUTHWARK CHRISTCHURCH CP/ParLib Parish-level Unit     F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 490.
SOUTHWARK ST GEORGE THE MARTYR AP/CP/Vest Parish-level Unit     F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 686.
SOUTHWARK ST JOHN HORSLEYDOWN CP Parish-level Unit 1733   F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 686.
SOUTHWARK ST MARGARET AP Parish-level Unit   1541 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 686.
SOUTHWARK ST MARY MAGDALENE AP Parish-level Unit   1541 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 686.
SOUTHWARK ST OLAVE CP/AP Parish-level Unit     F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 686.
SOUTHWARK ST SAVIOUR CP/AP Parish-level Unit 1541   F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 686.
SOUTHWARK ST THOMAS CP/AP Parish-level Unit   F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 686.
How to reference this page:

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

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10166305

Date accessed: 07th December 2019