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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:
LEICESTER ST MARGARET
Unit Type:
Parish-level Unit
Status:
Ancient Parish
Township
Civil Parish (until 1896)
Date created:
 
Date abolished:
1896
Unit ID:
10383547
Authorities:
F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 231.

Alternative names

The following alternative names exist:

Name Status Language Start End Authority
LEICESTER ST MARGARET Preferred English   1896 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 231.
MARGARET Alternate English     1831 Census of Great Britain, Table [1], 'Population Abstract'.
MARGARET ST Alternate English     1801 Census of Great Britain, Table [1], 'Population Abstract'.
MARGARET ST WITH BISHOPS FEE Alternate English     1831 Census of Great Britain, Table [1], 'Population Abstract'.
ST MARGARET Alternate English     1871 Census of England and Wales, Table 4, 'Area; Houses and Inhabitants, 1861 and 1871, in the Parishes and Places comprised in each Superintendent Registrar's District'.

Unit associations

This unit was associated with the following other units:

Nature of association Other unit involved Type of unit Authority
was succeeded by LEICESTER ST MARGARET EP Ecclesiastical Parish F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 231.

Unit history

This unit was part of the following units:

Name Type Start End Authority
LEICESTERSHIRE Ancient County     F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 231.
LEICESTER PLPar/PLU/RegD Poor Law Union/Reg. District     F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 231.
EAST LEICESTER Registration sub-District     1891 Census of England and Wales, Table 2, 'Area and Population in Registration Districts and Sub-Districts and in Civil Parishes'.
GUTHLAXTON Hundred Ancient District     F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 231.
LEICESTER Borough Ancient District     F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 231.
LEICESTER MB/CB Local Government District     F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 231.
LEICESTER USD Sanitary District     F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 694.

Boundary changes

This unit was affected by the following changes:

Date Type of change Other unit involved Area transferred Authority
18 Aug 1882 was enlarged by gaining part of KNIGHTON Ch/CP Part of Abbey Park and pasture   1891 Census of England and Wales, Table 14, 'Changes in the Areas of Civil Parishes effected by Local Government Board Orders under the Provisions of the Divided Parishes Acts of 1876 and 1879, or by the Act of 1882'.; D.P. ACT, 1882
25 Mar 1885 was reduced to enlarge LEICESTER ALL SAINTS CP/AP Houses in 1891: 110.   1891 Census of England and Wales, Table 14, 'Changes in the Areas of Civil Parishes effected by Local Government Board Orders under the Provisions of the Divided Parishes Acts of 1876 and 1879, or by the Act of 1882'.; LGBO 17496

Lower level units

This unit contained the following units:

Name Type Start End Authority
KNIGHTON Ch/CP Parish-level Unit     F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 229.
How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Leicester St Margaret Tn/AP/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/10383547

Date accessed: 25th August 2019