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LUTON REGISTRATION DISTRICT

Table 1: List of Places in Luton Registration District

Civil Parish (or Unparished Area)

County

From

To

Comments

Barton in the Clay

Bedfordshire

1837

1956

Abolished 25.5.1956 to become the parish of Barton le Clay.

Barton le Clay

Bedfordshire

1956

1964

Created 25.5.1956 by renaming the parish of Barton in the Clay. See also Table 2, note (s).

Barton le Clay

Bedfordshire

1974

1997

See Table 2, notes (t), (u) and (y).

Caddington

Hertfordshire and Bedfordshire

1837

1897

On 30.9.1897 the part of the parish of Caddington in Hertfordshire became part of Bedfordshire, so that thereafter Caddington was wholly in Bedfordshire. See also Table 2, notes (b), (h), (i) and (s).

Bedfordshire

1897

1964

Dunstable

Bedfordshire

1837

1964

See Table 2, note (s).

Eaton Bray

Bedfordshire

1837

1846

See Table 2, notes (a), (p) and (s).

1935

1964

Houghton Regis

Bedfordshire

1837

1964

See Table 2, notes (c) and (s).

Humbershoe

Bedfordshire

1837

1897

Abolished 30.9.1897 to become part of the parish of Markyate. See also Table 2, note (d).

Hyde

Bedfordshire

1896

1964

Created 1.4.1896 out of the parish of Luton Rural. See also Table 2, notes (j), (k), (l), (m) and (s).

Hyde

Bedfordshire

1974

1997

See Table 2, notes (t) and (y).

Kensworth

Hertfordshire

1837

1897

Transferred from Hertfordshire to the county of Bedfordshire on 30.9.1897. See also Table 2, note (s).

Bedfordshire

1897

1964

Leagrave

Bedfordshire

1896

1928

Created 1.4.1896 out of the parish of Luton Rural. Abolished 1.10.1928 to become parts of the parishes of Luton, Houghton Regis, and Sundon.

Limbury

Bedfordshire

1896

1928

Created 1.4.1896 out of the parish of Luton Rural. Abolished 1.10.1928 to become parts of the parishes of Luton, Streatley with Sharpenhoe, Stopsley, and Sundon.

Luton

Bedfordshire

1837

1894

Abolished 1894 to become the separate parishes of Luton Urban and Luton Rural.

Luton

Bedfordshire

1896

1974

Created 1.4.1896 by renaming the parish of Luton Urban. Abolished 1.4.1974 to become an unparished area. See also Table 2, note (o).

Luton

Bedfordshire

1974

 

Unparished area which until 1.4.1974 formed the parish and county borough of Luton.

Luton Rural

Bedfordshire

1894

1896

Created 1894 out of the rural part of the parish of Luton. Abolished 1.4.1896 to become parts of the parishes of Leagrave, Stopsley, Hyde, and Limbury.

Luton Urban

Bedfordshire

1894

1896

Created 1894 out of the part of the parish of Luton in the municipal borough of Luton. Abolished 1.4.1896 to become the parish of Luton.

Stopsley

Bedfordshire

1896

1933

Created 1.4.1896 out of the parish of Luton Rural. Abolished 1.4.1934 to become parts of the parishes of Luton, Hyde, and Streatley with Sharpenhoe.

Streatley

Bedfordshire

1974

1997

See Table 2, notes (t) and (y).

Streatley with Sharpenhoe

Bedfordshire

1837

1964

See Table 2, note (s).

Studham

Bedfordshire and Hertfordshire

1837

1897

On 30.9.1897 the Hertfordshire part of the parish of Studham became part of Bedfordshire, so that thereafter Studham was wholly in Bedfordshire. See also Table 2, notes (f), (g) and (s).

Bedfordshire

1897

1964

Sundon

Bedfordshire

1837

1964

See Table 2, note (s).

Sundon

Bedfordshire

1974

1997

See Table 2, notes (t), (v), (w) and (y).

Toddington

Bedfordshire

1935

1964

See Table 2, notes (n), (q), (r) and (s).

Totternhoe

Bedfordshire

1837

1964

See Table 2, notes (s) and (x).

Whipsnade

Bedfordshire and Hertfordshire

1837

1897

On 30.9.1897 the Hertfordshire part of the parish of Whipsnade became part of the parish of Markyate, so that thereafter Whipsnade was wholly in Bedfordshire. See also Table 2, notes (e) and (s).

Bedfordshire

1897

1964

Table 2: Boundary Changes affecting Luton Registration District

Date of Change

Note

Description of Change

Population transferred

17.3.1846

(a)

Lost the parish of Eaton Bray to Leighton Buzzard registration district.

1097 in 1841

1.10.1897

(b)

Lost part of the parish of Caddington (which became part of the parish of Markyate and the county of Hertfordshire on 30.9.1897) to Hemel Hempstead registration district.

395 in 1891

(c)

Lost part of the parish of Houghton Regis (which became part of the parish of Markyate and the county of Hertfordshire on 30.9.1897) to Hemel Hempstead registration district.

0 in 1891

(d)

Lost the parish of Humbershoe (which became part of the parish of Markyate and the county of Hertfordshire on 30.9.1897) to Hemel Hempstead registration district.

274 in 1891

(e)

Lost the Hertfordshire part of the parish of Whipsnade (which became part of the parish of Markyate and the county of Hertfordshire on 30.9.1897) to Hemel Hempstead registration district.

20 in 1891

1.2.1908

(f)

Lost part of the parish of Studham (which became part of the parish of Little Gaddesden and the county of Hertfordshire on 1.4.1907) to Berkhampstead registration district.

0 in 1901

(g)

Gained part of the parish of Studham (which until 1.4.1907 formed part of the parish of Little Gaddesden and the county of Hertfordshire) from Berkhampstead registration district.

0 in 1901

(h)

Lost part of the parish of Caddington (which became part of the parish of Markyate and the county of Hertfordshire on 1.4.1907) to Hemel Hempstead registration district.

0 in 1901

(i)

Gained part of the parish of Caddington (which until 1.4.1907 formed part of the parish of Markyate and the county of Hertfordshire) from Hemel Hempstead registration district.

0 in 1901

(j)

Lost part of the parish of Hyde (which became part of the parish of Flamstead and the county of Hertfordshire on 1.4.1907) to Hemel Hempstead registration district.

0 in 1901

(k)

Gained part of the parish of Hyde (which until 1.4.1907 formed part of the parish of Flamstead and the county of Hertfordshire) from Hemel Hempstead registration district.

0 in 1901

(l)

Lost part of the parish of Hyde (which became part of the parish of Harpenden Rural and the county of Hertfordshire on 1.4.1907) to St. Albans registration district.

0 in 1901

(m)

Gained part of the parish of Hyde (which until 1.4.1907 formed part of the parish of Harpenden Rural and the county of Hertfordshire) from St. Albans registration district.

0 in 1901

1.4.1935

(n)

Gained the parish of Toddington from Ampthill registration district.

2082 in 1931

(o)

Gained part of the parish of Luton (which until 1.4.1933 formed part of the parish of Toddington) from Ampthill registration district.

418 in 1931

(p)

Gained the parish of Eaton Bray from Leighton Buzzard registration district.

1042 in 1931

28.12.1956

(q)

Lost parts of the parish of Toddington (which became parts of the parishes of Battlesden and Milton Bryan on 28.12.1956) to Ampthill registration district.

(r)

Gained parts of the parish of Toddington (which until 28.12.1956 formed parts of the parishes of Battlesden and Milton Bryan) from Ampthill registration district.

1.4.1964

(s)

Lost the parishes of Barton le Clay, Caddington, Dunstable, Eaton Bray, Houghton Regis, Hyde, Kensworth, Streatley with Sharpenhoe, Studham, Sundon, Toddington, Totternhoe, and Whipsnade, to Dunstable registration district.

1.4.1974

(t)

Gained the parishes of Barton le Clay, Hyde, Streatley, and Sundon, from Dunstable registration district.

5486 in 1971

1.4.1985

(u)

Gained part of the parish of Barton le Clay (which until 1.4.1985 formed part of the parish of Pulloxhill ) from Ampthill registration district.

 

(v)

Gained part of the parish of Sundon (which until 1.4.1985 formed part of the parish of Toddington) to Dunstable registration district.

 

(w)

Lost part of the parish of Sundon (which became part of the parish of Toddington on 1.4.1985) to Dunstable registration district.

 

(x)

Lost parts of the parish of Totternhoe (which became parts of the parishes of Stanbridge and Tilsworth on 1.4.1985) to Dunstable registration district.

 

1.4.1997

(y)

Lost the parishes of Barton le Clay, Hyde, Streatley, and Sundon, to Dunstable registration district.

 


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