Administrative unit

Creetown Burgh

Scottish Burgh/District

Preferred Name:
CREETOWN
Unit Type:
Scottish Burgh/District
Status:
Burgh of Barony (1791 - 1893)
Date created:
1791
Date abolished:
1893
Unit ID:
10358700
Authorities:
1851 Census of Great Britain, Table [1], 'Population Abstract'.

Alternative names

The following alternative names exist:

Name Status Language Start End Authority
FERRYTOWN OF CREE Official English 1791 1893 The Scottish Archive Network, Scottish Archives Network Gazetteer
CREETOWN Preferred English 1791 1893 1851 Census of Great Britain, Table [1], 'Population Abstract'.

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
KIRKCUDBRIGHTSHIRE Scottish County   1893 1851 Census of Great Britain, Table [1], 'Population Abstract'.

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
KIRKMABRECK Scottish Parish   1975 1851 Census of Great Britain, Table [1], 'Population Abstract'.
How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Creetown Burgh through time | Census tables with data for the Scottish Burgh/District, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10358700

Date accessed: 19th May 2019