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Population

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Numbers of houses. Overcrowding: persons per room. Amenities: central heating, baths and WCs.

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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:
EDINBURGH
Unit Type:
Scottish Burgh/District
Status:
Royal Burgh (between 1124 and 1127 - 1975)
Police Burgh (1800s - 1975)
Date created:
between 1124 and 1127
Date abolished:
1975
Unit ID:
10359340
Authorities:
1851 Census of Great Britain, Table [1], 'Population Abstract'.

Alternative names

We know of no alternate names.

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
EDINBURGH ScoCofC Scottish County 1911 1975 The Scottish Archive Network, Scottish Archives Network Gazetteer
MIDLOTHIAN Scottish County   1930 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
CANONGATE Scottish Parish     1851 Census of Great Britain, Table [1], 'Population Abstract'.
EDINBURGH Scottish Parish     1851 Census of Great Britain, Table [1], 'Population Abstract'.
NORTH LEITH Scottish Parish     1851 Census of Great Britain, Table [1], 'Population Abstract'.
SOUTH LEITH Scottish Parish     1851 Census of Great Britain, Table [1], 'Population Abstract'.
ST CUTHBERT Scottish Parish     1851 Census of Great Britain, Table [1], 'Population Abstract'.
How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Edinburgh 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/10359340

Date accessed: 21st September 2018