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PRESCOT REGISTRATION DISTRICT

Table 1: List of Places in Prescot Registration District

Civil Parish

County

From

To

Comments

Bold

Lancashire

1837

1964

See Table 2, note (k).

Cronton

Lancashire

1837

1964

See Table 2, note (k).

Ditton

Lancashire

1837

1920

Abolished 9.11.1920 to become parts of the parishes of Widnes and Tarbock.

Eccleston

Lancashire

1837

1974

See Table 2, note (n).

Hale

Lancashire

1837

1964

See Table 2, notes (f) and (k).

Halewood

Lancashire

1837

1964

See Table 2, notes (f) and (k).

Huyton with Roby

Lancashire

1837

1974

Abolished 1.4.1974 to become the unparished area of Huyton. See also Table 2, note (m).

Kirkby

Lancashire

1922

1974

Abolished 1.4.1974 to become an unparished area. See Table 2, notes (b), (h), (i), (l) and (m).

Knowsley

Lancashire

1837

1974

See Table 2, note (m).

Little Woolton

Lancashire

1837

1922

Abolished 1.4.1922 to become part of the parish of Liverpool. See also Table 2, note (c).

Much Woolton

Lancashire

1837

1922

Abolished 1.4.1922 to become part of the parish of Liverpool. See also Table 2, note (c).

Parr

Lancashire

1837

1894

Abolished 25.3.1894 to become part of the parish of St. Helens.

Prescot

Lancashire

1837

1974

Abolished 1.4.1974 to become an unparished area. See also Table 2, note (m).

Rainford

Lancashire

1837

1964

See Table 2, note (k).

Rainhill

Lancashire

1837

1974

See Table 2, note (n).

Speke

Lancashire

1837

1932

Abolished 1.4.1932 to become part of the parish of Liverpool. See also Table 2, note (d).

St. Helens

Lancashire

1894

1935

Created 25.3.1894 out of the parishes of Eccleston, Windle, Sutton, and Parr. See also Table 2, note (e).

Sutton

Lancashire

1837

1894

Abolished 25.3.1894 to become part of the parish of St. Helens.

Tarbock

Lancashire

1837

1974

See Table 2, note (m).

Whiston

Lancashire

1837

1974

See Table 2, note (m).

Widnes

Lancashire

1837

1964

See Table 2, notes (a) and (k).

Windle

Lancashire

1837

1974

See Table 2, notes (g) and (n).

Table 2: Boundary Changes affecting Prescot Registration District

Date of Change

Note

Description of Change

Population transferred

1.3.1921

(a)

Gained part of the parish of Widnes (which until 9.11.1920 formed part of the parish of Cuerdley) from Warrington registration district.

46 in 1921

1.9.1922

(b)

Gained the parish of Kirkby from West Derby registration district.

1116 in 1921

1.9.1922

(c)

Lost the parishes of Little Woolton and Much Woolton (which became part of the parish of Liverpool on 1.4.1922) to West Derby registration district.

5735 in 1921

1.10.1934

(d)

Lost the parish of Speke (which became part of the parish of Liverpool on 1.4.1932) to Liverpool South registration district.

384 in 1931

1.7.1935

(e)

Lost the parish of St. Helens to St. Helens registration district.

107452 in 1931

1.4.1952

(f)

Lost parts of the parishes of Hale and Halewood (which became parts of the parish of Liverpool on 1.4.1952) to Liverpool South registration district.

1.4.1954

(g)

Lost part of the parish of Windle (which became part of the parish of St. Helens on 1.4.1954) to St. Helens registration district.

7.8.1956

(h)

Lost part of the parish of Kirkby (which became part of the parish of Liverpool on 7.8.1956) from Liverpool South registration district.

(i)

Gained part of the parish of Kirkby (which until 7.8.1956 formed part of the parish of Liverpool) from Liverpool South registration district.

1.4.1958

(j)

Gained part of the parish of Kirkby (which until 1.4.1958 formed part of the parish of Simonswood) from Ormskirk registration district.

1.10.1964

(k)

Lost the parishes of Bold, Cronton, Hale, Halewood, Rainford, and Widnes, to Widnes registration district.

1.4.1969

(l)

Gained part of the parish of Kirkby (which until 1.4.1969 formed part of the parish of Simonswood) from Ormskirk registration district.

1.4.1974 (abolished)

(m)

Lost the parishes of Huyton with Roby, Kirkby, Knowsley, Prescot, Tarbock, and Whiston (which were transferred from Lancashire to the county of Merseyside on 1.4.1974) to Knowsley registration district.

169949 in 1971

(n)

Lost the parishes of Eccleston, Rainhill, and Windle (which were transferred from Lancashire to the county of Merseyside on 1.4.1974) to St. Helens registration district.

26419 in 1971


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