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Population

Population

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

Industry

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

Housing

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

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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:
FARNE ISLANDS
Unit Type:
Parish-level Unit
Status:
Extra-Parochial Area (until 1955)
Civil Parish (until 1955)
Date created:
 
Date abolished:
1955
Unit ID:
10184101
Authorities:
F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 101.

Alternative names

The following alternative names exist:

Name Status Language Start End Authority
FARNE ISLANDS Preferred English   1955 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 101.
FERNE ISLANDS Alternate English     1881 Census of England and Wales, Table 4, 'Area, Houses, and Population of Civil Parishes in the several Registration Sub-Districts in 1871 and 1881'.

Unit associations

This unit was associated with the following other units:

Nature of association Other unit involved Type of unit Authority
was succeeded by FARNE ISLANDS EExP Ecclesiastical Parish F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 328.

Unit history

This unit was part of the following units:

Name Type Start End Authority
COUNTY DURHAM Ancient County   1844 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 101.
NORTHUMBERLAND Ancient County 1844 1955 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 101.
BELFORD PLU/RegD Poor Law Union/Reg. District   1955 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 101.
BELFORD RD Local Government District   1955 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 328.
BELFORD Registration sub-District     1911 Census of England and Wales, Table 5, 'Registration Counties, Districts and Sub-districts with their constituent civil parishes. - Urban or Rural District in which each parish is situated; Area; families or separate occupiers, and population, 1901 and 1911; and population enumerated in Institutions, large establishments, and on vessels, &c., 1911'.

Boundary changes

This unit was affected by the following changes:

Date Type of change Other unit involved Area transferred Authority
01 Apr 1955 was abolished to enlarge NORTH SUNDERLAND Tn/CP Area: 80 acres.   1961 Census of England and Wales, Table 4, 'Intercensal Changes of Boundary (between 8th April, 1951 and 23rd April, 1961)', for 'LAA, CP'.; M. of H. and Local Government Order No. 4837. The County of Northumberland (R.D. of Belford) Confirmation Order, 1955

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, Farne Islands ExP/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/10184101

Date accessed: 22nd July 2019