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NEWTON REGISTRATION DISTRICT

Table 1: List of Places in Newton Registration District

Civil Parish

County

From

To

Comments

Burtonwood

Lancashire

1934

1974

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

Croft

Lancashire

1934

1974

See Table 2, notes (a), (c) and (l).

Cuerdley

Lancashire

1934

1974

See Table 2, notes (a), (d) and (l).

Great Sankey

Lancashire

1934

1974

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

Haydock

Lancashire

1934

1974

Abolished 1.4.1974 to become part of the unparished area of St. Helens. See also Table 2, notes (a) and (k).

Newton in Makerfield

Lancashire

1934

1939

Abolished 1.6.1939 to become the parish of Newton le Willows. See also Table 2, note (a).

Newton le Willows

Lancashire

1939

1974

Created 1.6.1939 by renaming the parish of Newton in Makerfield. Abolished 1.4.1974 to become part of the unparished area of St. Helens. See also Table 2, note (k).

Penketh

Lancashire

1934

1974

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

Poulton with Fearnhead

Lancashire

1934

1974

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

Rixton with Glazebrook

Lancashire

1934

1974

See Table 2, notes (a), (h), (i), (j) and (l).

Winwick

Lancashire

1934

1974

See Table 2, notes (a), (g) and (l).

Woolston

Lancashire

1934

1974

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

Table 2: Boundary Changes affecting Newton Registration District

Date of Change

Note

Description of Change

Population transferred

1.4.1934 (created)

(a)

Gained the parishes of Burtonwood, Croft, Cuerdley, Great Sankey, Haydock, Newton in Makerfield, Penketh, Poulton with Fearnhead, Rixton with Glazebrook, Winwick, and Woolston, from Warrington registration district.

44940 in 1931

1.4.1937

(b)

Gained parts of the parish of Woolston (which until 1.4.1933 formed part of the parish of Lymm) from Bucklow registration district.

4 in 1931

(c)

Gained part of the parish of Croft (which until 1.10.1933 formed part of the parish of Culcheth) from Leigh registration district.

401 in 1931

(d)

Gained part of the parish of Cuerdley (which until 1.4.1933 formed part of the parish of Norton) from Runcorn registration district.

28 in 1931

(e)

Gained parts of the parish of Penketh (which until 1.4.1933 formed parts of the parishes of Acton Grange and Moore) from Runcorn registration district.

35 in 1931

(f)

Gained parts of the parish of Woolston (which until 1.4.1933 formed parts of the parishes of Grappenhall and Thelwall) from Runcorn registration district.

3 in 1931

1.4.1954

(g)

Lost part of the parish of Winwick (which became part of the parish of Warrington on 1.4.1954) to Warrington registration district.

1.4.1969

(h)

Lost part of the parish of Rixton with Glazebrook (which became part of the parish of Irlam on 1.4.1969) to Barton registration district.

(i)

Gained part of the parish of Rixton with Glazebrook (which until 1.4.1969 formed part of the parish of Irlam) from Barton registration district.

(j)

Gained part of the parish of Rixton with Glazebrook (which until 1.4.1969 formed part of the parish of Golborne) from Leigh registration district.

1.4.1974

(k)

Lost the parishes of Haydock and Newton le Willows (which became parts of the unparished area of St. Helens on 1.4.1974) to St. Helens registration district.

36347 in 1971

(l)

Lost the parishes of Burtonwood, Croft, Cuerdley, Great Sankey, Penketh, Poulton with Fearnhead, Rixton with Glazebrook, Winwick, and Woolston (which were transferred from Lancashire to Cheshire on 1.4.1974) to Warrington registration district.

50419 in 1971


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