SPECIAL BOUNDARIES COMMITTEE

Scope and Content

Appointed to consider proposals to be put to a review of county boundaries by the Local Government Boundary Commission under the Local Government (Boundary Commission) Act 1945 (8 & 9 Geo. VI c. 38). Under the Act the Commission was given wide powers to alter county, county borough and district boundaries. The review opened on 28th June 1948.

Some loose papers including: a list of changes in the area of the County 1888-1957.

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