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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:
GOSFORTH
Unit Type:
Parish-level Unit
Status:
Civil Parish (after 1908)
Date created:
1908
Date abolished:
 
Unit ID:
10316285
Authorities:
F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 329.

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
NORTHUMBERLAND Ancient County 1908   F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 329.
CASTLE WARD PLU/RegD Poor Law Union/Reg. District 1908   F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 329.
GOSFORTH UD Local Government District 1908   F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 329.
GOSFORTH Registration sub-District 1908   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 1908 was created through the abolition of COXLODGE Tn/CP Population in 1911: 10714.   1911 Census of England and Wales, Table 13, 'Changes in the boundaries of civil parishes during the intercensal period 1901-11; effected under the provisions of the Local Government Acts of 1888 and 1894, and by Local Acts'.; LGBO 51728
01 Apr 1908 was created through the abolition of SOUTH GOSFORTH Tn/CP Population in 1911: 4776.   1911 Census of England and Wales, Table 13, 'Changes in the boundaries of civil parishes during the intercensal period 1901-11; effected under the provisions of the Local Government Acts of 1888 and 1894, and by Local Acts'.; LGBO 51728
01 Apr 1935 was enlarged by gaining part of EAST BRUNTON Tn/CP Area: 17 acres. Population in 1931: 0.   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. 81246. The Northumberland Review Order, 1935
01 Apr 1935 was enlarged by the abolition of FAWDON Tn/CP Area: 227 acres. Population in 1931: 36.   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. 81246. The Northumberland Review Order, 1935
01 Apr 1935 was enlarged by gaining part of NORTH GOSFORTH CP/Tn Area: 190 acres. Population in 1931: 159.   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. 81246. The Northumberland Review Order, 1935

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, Gosforth 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/10316285

Date accessed: 24th October 2019