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Preferred Name:
SWALE
Unit Type:
Local Government District
Status:
Rural District
Date created:
01 Apr 1935
Date abolished:
1974
Unit ID:
10081518
Authorities:
F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 640.

Alternative names

The following alternative names exist:

Name Status Language Start End Authority
SWALE Preferred English     F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 640.
E190556 CASWEB identifiers for 1971 Local Govt Districts English    

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
KENT Administrative County 01 Apr 1935 1974 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 640.

Boundary changes

This unit was affected by the following changes:

Date Type of change Other unit involved Area transferred Authority
01 Apr 1935 was created from part of SITTINGBOURNE AND MILTON UD Area: 186 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. 79448. The County of Kent Review Order, 1935
01 Apr 1956 was reduced to enlarge SITTINGBOURNE AND MILTON UD part of Tunstall CP Area: 2 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 LGBO No. 5806. The County of Kent (Sittingbourne U.D.) Confirmation Order, 1956

Lower level units

This unit contained the following units:

Name Type Start End Authority
BADLESMERE CP/AP Parish-level Unit 01 Apr 1935 1974 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 259.
BAPCHILD AP/CP Parish-level Unit 01 Apr 1935 1974 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 259.
BOBBING AP/CP Parish-level Unit 01 Apr 1935 1974 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 261.
BORDEN CP/AP Parish-level Unit 01 Apr 1935 1974 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 261.
BOUGHTON UNDER BLEAN CP/AP Parish-level Unit 01 Apr 1935 1974 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 261.
BREDGAR AP/CP Parish-level Unit 01 Apr 1935 1974 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 262.
BUCKLAND CP/AP Parish-level Unit 01 Apr 1935 1974 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 263.
DODDINGTON AP/CP Parish-level Unit 01 Apr 1935 1974 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 269.
DUNKIRK CP/Vle/ExP Parish-level Unit 01 Apr 1935 1974 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 269.
EASTLING CP/AP Parish-level Unit 01 Apr 1935 1974 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 269.
FAVERSHAM WITHOUT CP Parish-level Unit 01 Apr 1935 1974 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 271.
GOODNESTONE AP/CP Parish-level Unit 01 Apr 1935 1974 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 272.
GRAVENEY CP/AP Parish-level Unit 01 Apr 1935 1974 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 273.
HARTLIP CP/AP Parish-level Unit 01 Apr 1935 1974 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 274.
HERNHILL AP/CP Parish-level Unit 01 Apr 1935 1974 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 274.
IWADE CP/AP Parish-level Unit 01 Apr 1935 1974 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 277.
KINGSDOWN CP/AP Parish-level Unit 01 Apr 1935 1974 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 277.
LEAVELAND AP/CP Parish-level Unit 01 Apr 1935 1974 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 278.
LOWER HALSTOW AP/CP Parish-level Unit 01 Apr 1935 1974 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 274.
LUDDENHAM AP/CP Parish-level Unit 01 Apr 1935 1974 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 279.
LYNSTED AP/CP Parish-level Unit 01 Apr 1935 1974 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 279.
MILSTEAD AP/CP Parish-level Unit 01 Apr 1935 1974 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 281.
NEWINGTON AP/CP Parish-level Unit 01 Apr 1935 1974 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 282.
NEWNHAM CP/AP Parish-level Unit 01 Apr 1935 1974 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 282.
NORTON CP/AP Parish-level Unit 01 Apr 1935 1974 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 282.
OARE AP/CP Parish-level Unit 01 Apr 1935 1974 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 282.
OSPRINGE CP/AP Parish-level Unit 01 Apr 1935 1974 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 283.
RODMERSHAM AP/CP Parish-level Unit 01 Apr 1935 1974 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 286.
SELLING AP/CP Parish-level Unit 01 Apr 1935 1974 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 288.
SHELDWICH CP/AP Parish-level Unit 01 Apr 1935 1974 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 288.
STALISFIELD AP/CP Parish-level Unit 01 Apr 1935 1974 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 290.
STONE AP/CP Parish-level Unit 01 Apr 1935 1974 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 290.
TEYNHAM CP/AP Parish-level Unit 01 Apr 1935 1974 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 292.
THROWLEY AP/CP Parish-level Unit 01 Apr 1935 1974 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 292.
TONGE CP/AP Parish-level Unit 01 Apr 1935 1974 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 292.
TUNSTALL CP/AP Parish-level Unit 01 Apr 1935 1974 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 293.
UPCHURCH AP/CP Parish-level Unit 01 Apr 1935 1974 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 293.
How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Swale RD through time | Census tables with data for the Local Government District, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: https://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10081518

Date accessed: 05th March 2024