This is to is to assist members undertaking Pension Record searches using the 'browse' facility on the WFA's Library edition of Fold3

It shows the Regions and the counties within these regions

 

 

 

Region 1 "Scotland"

(all counties)

 

Region 2 "Northern"

Cumberland

Northumberland

Durham

 

Region 3 "North West"

Westmoreland

Lancashire

Cheshire

 

Region 4 "Yorkshire"

North, East, West Ridings

 

Region 5 "Wales"

(all counties)

 

Region 6 "West Midland"

Shropshire

Staffordshire

Herefordshire

Worcestershire

Warwickshire

 

Region 7 "East Midlands"

Derbyshire

Nottinghamshire

Lincolnshire

Leicestershire

Rutland

Northamptonshire (including the Soke of Peterborough)

 

Region 8  "South West"

Cornwall

Devon

Somerset

Dorset

Gloucester

Wiltshire

 

Region 9 "Eastern"

Oxford

Berkshire

Buckinghamshire

Bedfordshire

Hertfordshire

Huntingdonshire

Cambridgeshire

Norfolk

Suffolk

Essex

 

Region 10 "London" (or "Metropolitan")

County of London

 

Region 11 "South East"

Hampshire

Surrey

Sussex

Kent

Middlesex

 

Region 12 "Ulster"

(all counties)

 

Region 13 "Southern Ireland"

(all counties)