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GRAVESEND REGISTRATION DISTRICT

Table 1A: List of Places in Gravesend Registration District (1837-1941)

Civil Parish

County

From

To

Comments

Gravesend

Kent

1837

1941

See Table 2, note (a).

Milton

Kent

1837

1915

Abolished 1.4.1915 to become part of the parish of Gravesend.


Table 1B: List of Places in Gravesend Registration District (1980-2003)

Civil Parish
(*or Unparished Area)

County

From

To

Comments

Ash cum Ridley

Kent

1980

2003

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

Bean

Kent

1989

2003

Created 1.4.1989 out of the parish of Stone. See also Table 2, note (h).

Cobham

Kent

1980

2003

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

Crockenhill

Kent

1987

2003

Created 1.4.1987 out of the parishes of Eynsford and Swanley. See also Table 2, notes (g) and (h).

Darenth

Kent

1980

2003

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

Dartford*

Kent

1980

2003

Unparished area. See also Table 2, notes (b), (c), (d) and (h).

Eynsford

Kent

1980

2003

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

Farningham

Kent

1980

2003

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

Fawkham

Kent

1980

2003

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

Gravesham*

Kent

1980

2003

Unparished areas of the towns of Gravesend and Northfleet. See also Table 2, notes (b) and (h).

Hartley

Kent

1980

2003

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

Higham

Kent

1980

2003

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

Horton Kirby & South Darenth

Kent

1980

2003

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

Longfield

Kent

1980

2003

Renamed 18.10.1899 to become the parish of Longfield & New Barn. See also Table 2, note (b).

Longfield & New Barn

Kent

1989

2003

Created 18.10.1989 by renaming the parish of Longfield. See also Table 2, note (h).

Luddesdown

Kent

1980

2003

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

Meopham

Kent

1980

2003

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

Shone

Kent

1980

2003

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

Southfleet

Kent

1980

2003

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

Stone

Kent

1980

2003

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

Sutton at Hone & Hawley

Kent

1980

2003

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

Swanley

Kent

1980

2003

See Table 2, notes (b), (e), (g) and (f).

Swanscombe

Kent

1980

1981

Renamed 28.5.1981 to become the parish of Swanscombe & Greenhithe. See also Table 2, notes (b) and (h).

Swanscombe & Greenhithe

Kent

1981

2003

Created 28.5.1981 by renaming the parish of Swanscombe. See also Table 2, note (h)

Vigo

Kent

2000

2003

Created 1.4.2000 out of the parish of Meopham. See also Table 2, note (h).

West Kingsdown

Kent

1980

2003

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

Wilmington

Kent

1980

2003

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


Table 2: Boundary Changes affecting Gravesend Registration District

Date of Change

Note

Description of Change

Population transferred

1.4.1941 (abolished)

(a)

Lost the parish of Gravesend to Chatham registration district.

35495 in 1931

1.1.1980
(re-created)

(b)

Gained the Dartford and Gravesham unparished areas, and the parishes of Ash cum Ridley, Cobham, Darenth, Eynsford, Farningham, Fawkham, Hartley, Higham, Horton Kirby & South Darenth, Longfield, Luddesdown, Meopham, Shorne, Southfleet, Stone, Sutton at Hone & Hawley, Swanley, Swanscombe, West Kingsdown, and Wilmington, from Dartford registration district.

 

1.4.1993

(c)

Lost part of the Dartford unparished area (which became part of the London borough of Bexley on 1.4.1993) to Bexley registration district.

70 in 1992

(d)

Gained part of the Dartford unparished area (which until 1.4.1993 formed part of the London borough of Bexley) from Bexley registration district.

30 in 1992

1.4.1994

(e)

Gained part of the parish of Swanley (which until 1.4.1994 formed part of the London borough of Bexley) from Bexley registration district.

 

(f)

Lost part of the parish of Swanley (which became part of the London borough of Bromley on 1.4.1994) to Bromley registration district.

 

(g)

Gained parts of the parishes of Crockenhill and Swanley (which until 1.4.1994 formed parts of the London borough of Bromley) from Bromley registration district.

 

1.4.2003 (abolished)

(h)

Lost the Dartford and Gravesham unparished areas, and the parishes of Ash cum Ridley, Bean, Cobham, Crockenhill, Darenth, Eynsford, Farningham, Fawkham, Hartley, Higham, Horton Kirby & South Darenth, Longfield & New Barn, Luddesdown, Meopham, Shone, Southfleet, Stone, Sutton at Hone & Hawley, Swanley, Swanscombe & Greenhithe, Vigo, West Kingsdown, and Wilmington, to Kent registration district.

 



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