Available Themes

Political Life

Political Life

Election results, plus information on turn-out.

Preferred Name:
BOLTON WEST
Unit Type:
Constituency
Status:
Borough Constituency (1949 - 1982)
County Constituency (after 1983)
Date created:
1949
Date abolished:
 
Unit ID:
12745000
Authorities:
Richard H.A. Cheffins, Parliamentary Constituencies and their registers since 1832 (London: The British Library, 1998)

Notes:

Cheffins records this unit as being created and used as a Borough Constituency from 1949 and later changing to be a County Constituency. The Third Periodical Review re-designated it as a County Constituency and it has remained this at all subsequent reviews. The unit information has been amended accordingly.

Alternative names

The following alternative names exist:

Name Status Language Start End Authority
BOLTON WEST Preferred English     Richard H.A. Cheffins, Parliamentary Constituencies and their registers since 1832 (London: The British Library, 1998)
WEST BOLTON Alternate English     Richard H.A. Cheffins, Parliamentary Constituencies and their registers since 1832 (London: The British Library, 1998)

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
ENGLAND Dep Country 1949   Richard H.A. Cheffins, Parliamentary Constituencies and their registers since 1832 (London: The British Library, 1998)

Boundary changes

We know of no boundary changes affecting this unit.

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, Bolton West CCon/BCon through time | Census tables with data for the Constituency, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/12745000

Date accessed: 13th November 2019