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ASHTON UNDER LYNE REGISTRATION DISTRICT

Table 1: List of Places in Ashton under Lyne Registration District

Civil Parish

County

From

To

Comments

Alt

Lancashire

1894

1937

Created 1894 out of the parish of Ashton under Lyne. See also Table 2, note (i).

Ashton under Lyne

Lancashire

1848

1889

In 1889 the part of the parish of Ashton under Lyne in the borough of Stalybridge was transferred from Lancashire to Cheshire, in 1894 this area became part of the parish of Stalybridge, so that thereafter Ashton under Lyne was again wholly in Lancashire. See also Table 2, notes (a) and (i).

Lancashire and Cheshire

1889

1894

Lancashire

1894

1937

Audenshaw

Lancashire

1894

1937

Created 1894 out of the part of the parish of Ashton under Lyne in Audenshaw urban district. See also Table 2, note (i).

Bardsley

Lancashire

1894

1937

Created 1894 out of the parish of Ashton under Lyne. See also Table 2, note (i).

Clayton

Lancashire

1894

1895

Created 1894 from the part of the parish of Droylsden in Manchester County Borough. See also Table 2, note (c).

Crossbank

Lancashire

1894

1914

Created 1894 out of the parish of Ashton under Lyne. Abolished 1.4.1914 to become part of the parish of Lees.

Denton

Lancashire

1848

1937

See Table 2, note (a).

Droylsden

Lancashire

1848

1937

See Table 2, notes (a), (b), (f) and (i).

Dukinfield (1936-37 part only)

Cheshire

1848

1937

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

Failsworth

Lancashire

1936

1937

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

Godley

Cheshire

1848

1923

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

Hartshead

Lancashire

1894

1937

Created 1894 out of the parish of Ashton under Lyne. See also Table 2, note (i).

Hattersley

Cheshire

1848

1936

Abolished 1.4.1936 to become parts of the parishes of Longdendale and Hyde. See also Table 2, note (a).

Haughton

Lancashire

1848

1894

Abolished 1894 to become part of the parish of Denton. See also Table 2, note (a).

Hollingworth

Cheshire

1848

1936

Abolished 1.4.1936 to become part of the parish of Longdendale. See also Table 2, note (a).

Hurst

Lancashire

1894

1937

Created 1894 out of the part of the parish of Ashton under Lyne in Hurst urban district. See also Table 2, note (i).

Hyde (part)

Cheshire

1936

1937

Only that part which until 1.4.1936 formed parts of the parishes of Dukinfield, Hattersley, and Matley. See also Table 2, note (j)..

Lees

Lancashire

1894

1937

Created 1894 out of the part of the parish of Ashton under Lyne in Lees urban district. See also Table 2, note (k).

Little Moss

Lancashire

1894

1937

Created 1894 out of the parish of Ashton under Lyne. See also Table 2, note (i).

Longdendale

Cheshire

1936

1937

Created 1.4.1936 from the parishes of Mottram, Hollingworth, Hattersley, and Matley. See also Table 2, note (j).

Manchester (part)

Lancashire

1933

1936

Only that part which until 1.4.1933 formed part of the parish of Droylsden. See also Table 2, note (h).

Matley

Cheshire

1848

1936

Abolished 1.4.1936 to become parts of the parishes of Stalybridge, Hyde, Dukinfield, and Longdendale. See also Table 2, note (a).

Mossley

Lancashire

1894

1937

Created 1894 out of the parts of the parishes of Ashton under Lyne, Saddleworth, Tintwistle, and Stayley, in Mossley municipal borough. See also Table 2, notes (d) and (i).

Mottram

Cheshire

1848

1936

Abolished 1.4.1936 to become part of the parish of Longdendale. See also Table 2, note (a).

Newton

Cheshire

1848

1923

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

Stalybridge

Cheshire

1894

1937

Created 1894 out of the parts of the parishes of Dukinfield, Stayley, and Ashton under Lyne, in Stalybridge municipal borough. See also Table 2, note (j).

Stayley

Cheshire

1848

1889

In 1889 the part of the parish of Stayley in the borough of Mossley became part of Lancashire. Abolished in 1894 to become parts of the parishes of Stalybridge and Mossley. See also Table 2, note (a).

Cheshire and Lancashire

1889

1894

Tintwistle

Cheshire

1848

1889

In 1889 the part of the parish of Tintwistle in the borough of Mossley became part of Lancashire, in 1894 this area became part of the parish of Mossley, so that thereafter Tintwistle was again wholly in Cheshire. See also Table 2, notes (a) and (j).

Cheshire and Lancashire

1889

1894

Cheshire

1894

1937

Waterloo

Lancashire

1894

1937

Created 1894 out of the parish of Ashton under Lyne. See also Table 2, note (i).

Woodhouses

Lancashire

1894

1937

Created 1894 out of the parish of Ashton under Lyne. See also Table 2, note (i).

Table 2: Boundary Changes affecting Ashton under Lyne Registration District

Date of Change

Note

Description of Change

Population transferred

31.3.1848 (created)

(a)

Gained the parishes of Ashton under Lyne, Denton, Droylsden, Dukinfield, Godley, Hattersley, Haughton, Hollingworth, Matley, Mottram, Newton, Stayley, and Tintwistle, from Ashton & Oldham registration district.

101605 in 1841

24.3.1889

(b)

Lost a detached part of the parish of Droylsden, including Little Droylsden (which became part of the parish of Openshaw on 24.3.1889) to Chorlton registration district.

162 in 1891

1.7.1895

(c)

Lost the parish of Clayton to Prestwich registration district.

3328 in 1891

(d)

Gained part of the parish of Mossley (which until 1894 formed part of the parish of Saddleworth) from Saddleworth registration district.

4224 in 1891

1.7.1923

(e)

Lost the parishes of Godley and Hyde to Stockport registration district.

9450 in 1921

1.4.1936

(f)

Gained part of the parish of Droylsden (which until 1.4.1936 formed part of the parish of Manchester) from Manchester South registration district.

146 in 1931

(g)

Gained the parish of Failsworth from Manchester North registration district.

15712 in 1931

(h)

Lost the part in the parish of Manchester (which until 1.4.1933 formed part of the parishes of Denton and Droylsden) to Manchester South registration district.

80 in 1931

1.4.1937 (abolished)

(i)

Lost the parts in the parishes of Alt, Ashton under Lyne, Audenshaw, Bardsley, Denton, Droylsden, Failsworth, Hartshead, Hurst, Lees, Little Moss, Mossley, Waterloo, and Woodhouses, to Ashton registration district.

132008 in 1931

(j)

Lost the parts in the parishes of Dukinfield, Hyde, Longdendale, Stalybridge, and Tintwistle, to Hyde registration district.

51097 in 1931


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