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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:
ST GILES IN THE FIELDS AND ST GEORGE BLOOMSBURY
Unit Type:
Poor Law Union/Reg. District
Status:
Poor Law Parish
Registration District
Date created:
1837
Date abolished:
1930
Unit ID:
10154730
Authorities:
F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 649.

Alternative names

The following alternative names exist:

Name Status Language Start End Authority
ST GILES IN THE FIELDS AND ST GEORGE BLOOMSBURY Preferred English     F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 649.
ST GILES Alternate English     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'.
ST GILES AND ST GEORGE BLOOMSBURY Alternate English     Local Government Board, Poor Law Returns to Parliament from 1871 onwards (HMSO)

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
LONDON Poor Law/Registration County 01 Apr 1857   1881 Census of England and Wales, Table 4, 'Area, Houses, and Population of Civil Parishes in the several Registration Sub-Districts in 1871 and 1881'.
MIDDLESEX Poor Law/Registration County 1851 1889 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 649.

Boundary changes

This unit was affected by the following changes:

Date Type of change Other unit involved Area transferred Authority
24 Mar 1891 was reduced to enlarge ST PANCRAS RegD/PLPar Parts of St. Giles in the Fields and St. George Bloomsbury   Registrar General, Annual Report (HM Stationery Office)

Lower level units

This unit contained the following units:

Name Type Start End Authority
BLOOMSBURY AND ST GILES SOUTH Registration sub-District   01 Aug 1902 Registrar General, Annual Report (HM Stationery Office)
ST GILES AND BLOOMSBURY Registration sub-District 01 Aug 1902   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'.
ST GILES NORTH Registration sub-District   01 Aug 1902 Registrar General, Annual Report (HM Stationery Office)
ST GILES SOUTH Registration sub-District   01 Nov 1899 Registrar General, Annual Report (HM Stationery Office)
ST GILES IN THE FIELDS AND ST GEORGE BLOOMSBURY CP Parish-level Unit   1914 F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1979), p. 340.
How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, St Giles in the Fields and St George Bloomsbury RegD/PLPar through time | Census tables with data for the Poor Law Union/Reg. District, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: https://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10154730

Date accessed: 17th June 2024