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WEST WARD REGISTRATION DISTRICT

Table 1: List of Places in West Ward Registration District

Civil Parish

County

From

To

Comments

Askham

Westmorland

1837

1937

See Table 2, note (a).

Bampton

Westmorland

1837

1937

See Table 2, note (a).

Barton

Westmorland

1894

1937

Created 1894 from the parishes of High Barton and Low Winder.

Bolton

Westmorland

1837

1937

See Table 2, note (a).

Brougham

Westmorland

1837

1937

See Table 2, note (a).

Cliburn

Westmorland

1837

1937

See Table 2, note (a).

Clifton

Westmorland

1837

1937

See Table 2, note (a).

Crosby Ravensworth

Westmorland

1837

1937

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

Great Strickland

Westmorland

1837

1937

See Table 2, note (a).

High Barton

Westmorland

1837

1894

Abolished 1894 to become part of the parish of Barton.

Kings Meaburn

Westmorland

1837

1937

See Table 2, note (a).

Little Strickland

Westmorland

1837

1937

See Table 2, note (a).

Low Winder

Westmorland

1837

1894

Abolished 1894 to become part of the parish of Barton.

Lowther

Westmorland

1837

1937

See Table 2, note (a).

Martindale

Westmorland

1837

1937

See Table 2, note (a).

Morland

Westmorland

1837

1937

See Table 2, note (a).

Newby

Westmorland

1837

1937

See Table 2, note (a).

Patterdale

Westmorland

1837

1937

See Table 2, note (c).

Shap

Westmorland

1837

1904

Abolished 1.4.1904 to become the separate parishes of Shap Urban and Shap Rural.

Shap

Westmorland

1935

1937

Created 1.4.1935 by renaming the parish of Shap Urban. See also Table 2, note (a).

Shap Rural

Westmorland

1904

1937

Created 1.4.1904 out of the parish of Shap. See also Table 2, notes (a) and (d).

Shap Urban

Westmorland

1904

1935

Created 1.4.1904 out of the parish of Shap. Abolished 1.4.1935 to become the parish of Shap.

Sleagill

Westmorland

1837

1937

See Table 2, note (a).

Sockbridge

Westmorland

1837

1937

See Table 2, note (a).

Thrimby

Westmorland

1837

1937

See Table 2, note (a).

Yanwath & Eamont Bridge

Westmorland

1837

1937

See Table 2, note (a).

Table 2: Boundary Changes affecting West Ward Registration District

Date of Change

Note

Description of Change

Population transferred

1.10.1937 (abolished)

(a)

Lost the parishes of Askham, Bampton, Barton, Bolton, Brougham, Cliburn, Clifton, Crosby Ravensworth, Great Strickland, Kings Meaburn, Little Strickland, Lowther, Martindale, Morland, Newby, Shap, Shap Rural, Sleagill, Sockbridge, Thrimby, Yanwath & Eamont Bridge, to Westmorland North registration district.

7263 in 1931

(b)

Lost part of the parish of Crosby Ravensworth (which became part of the parish of Orton on 1.4.1935) to Westmorland North registration district.

50 in 1931

(c)

Lost the parish of Patterdale to Westmorland South registration district.

817 in 1931

(d)

Lost part of the parish of Shap Rural (which became part of the parish of Fawcett Forest on 1.4.1935) to Westmorland South registration district.

5 in 1931


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