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== Country codes  ==
 
== Country codes  ==
  
*CHI [[Portal:Channel Islands|Channel Islands]]  
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*CHI [[Channel Islands]]  
*ENG [[Portal:England|England]]  
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*ENG [[England]]  
*IOM [[Portal:Isle of Man|Isle of Man]]  
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*IOM [[Isle of Man]]  
*IRL [[Portal:Ireland|Ireland]]  
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*IRL [[Ireland]]  
*SCT [[Portal:Scotland|Scotland]]  
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*SCT [[Scotland]]  
*WLS [[Portal:Wales|Wales]]  
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*WLS [[Wales]]  
 
*ALL All countries
 
*ALL All countries
  
 
== Channel Islands  ==
 
== Channel Islands  ==
  
{| width="80%"
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*ALD [[Portal:Alderney|Alderney]]  
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*ALD [[Alderney]]  
*GSY [[Portal:Guernsey|Guernsey]]
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*GSY [[Guernsey]]
  
 
|  
 
|  
*JSY [[Portal:Jersey|Jersey]]  
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*JSY [[Jersey]]  
*SRK [[Portal:Sark|Sark]]
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*SRK [[Sark]]
  
 
|}
 
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=== Pre-1974 counties  ===
 
=== Pre-1974 counties  ===
  
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*DEV [[Devon|Devon]]  
 
*DEV [[Devon|Devon]]  
 
*DOR [[Dorset|Dorset]]  
 
*DOR [[Dorset|Dorset]]  
*DUR [[County Durham|County Durham]]  
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*DUR [[Durham|County Durham]]  
 
*ESS [[Essex|Essex]]  
 
*ESS [[Essex|Essex]]  
 
*GLS [[Gloucestershire|Gloucestershire]]  
 
*GLS [[Gloucestershire|Gloucestershire]]  
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*LEI [[Leicestershire|Leicestershire]]  
 
*LEI [[Leicestershire|Leicestershire]]  
 
*LIN [[Lincolnshire|Lincolnshire]]
 
*LIN [[Lincolnshire|Lincolnshire]]
 
 
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*LND [[London|London]] (City of London)  
 
*LND [[London|London]] (City of London)  
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=== Pre-1974 counties  ===
 
=== Pre-1974 counties  ===
  
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*INV [[Inverness-shire|Inverness-shire]]  
 
*INV [[Inverness-shire|Inverness-shire]]  
 
*KCD [[Kincardineshire|Kincardineshire]]  
 
*KCD [[Kincardineshire|Kincardineshire]]  
*KRS [[Kinross-shire|Kinross-shire]]
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*KRS [[Kinross-shire|Kinross-shire]]  
*KKD [[Kirkcudbrightshire|Kirkcudbrightshire]]  
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*KKD [[Kirkcudbrightshire|Kirkcudbrightshire]]
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*LKS [[Lanarkshire|Lanarkshire]]  
 
*LKS [[Lanarkshire|Lanarkshire]]  
 
*MLN [[Midlothian|Midlothian]] (formerly Edinburghshire)  
 
*MLN [[Midlothian|Midlothian]] (formerly Edinburghshire)  
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=== 1975-1996 regions  ===
 
=== 1975-1996 regions  ===
  
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=== Pre-1974 counties  ===
 
=== Pre-1974 counties  ===
  
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*AGY [[Portal:Anglesey|Anglesey]]  
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*AGY [[Anglesey|Anglesey]]  
*BRE [[Portal:Breconshire|Breconshire]]  
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*BRE [[Breconshire|Breconshire]]  
*CAE [[Portal:Caernarfonshire|Caernarfonshire]]  
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*CAE [[Caernarfonshire|Caernarfonshire]]  
*CGN [[Portal:Cardiganshire|Cardiganshire]]  
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*CGN [[Cardiganshire|Cardiganshire]]  
*CMN [[Portal:Carmarthenshire|Carmarthenshire]]  
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*CMN [[Carmarthenshire|Carmarthenshire]]  
*DEN [[Portal:Denbighshire|Denbighshire]]  
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*DEN [[Denbighshire|Denbighshire]]  
*FLN [[Portal:Flintshire|Flintshire]]
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*FLN [[Flintshire|Flintshire]]
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|  
*GLA [[Portal:Glamorgan|Glamorgan]]  
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*GLA [[Glamorgan|Glamorgan]]  
*MER [[Portal:Merionethshire|Merionethshire]]  
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*MER [[Merionethshire|Merionethshire]]  
*MON [[Portal:Monmouthshire|Monmouthshire]]  
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*MON [[Monmouthshire|Monmouthshire]]  
*MGY [[Portal:Montgomeryshire|Montgomeryshire]]  
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*MGY [[Montgomeryshire|Montgomeryshire]]  
*PEM [[Portal:Pembrokeshire|Pembrokeshire]]  
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*PEM [[Pembrokeshire|Pembrokeshire]]  
*RAD [[Portal:Radnorshire|Radnorshire]]
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*RAD [[Radnorshire|Radnorshire]]
  
 
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=== 1975-1996 counties  ===
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=== 1974-1996 counties  ===
  
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*CWD [[Clwyd|Clwyd]]  
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*CWD [[County of Clwyd|Clwyd]]  
 
*DFD [[Dyfed|Dyfed]]  
 
*DFD [[Dyfed|Dyfed]]  
 
*GNT [[Gwent|Gwent]]  
 
*GNT [[Gwent|Gwent]]  
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== Ireland  ==
 
== Ireland  ==
  
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*KIK [[County Kilkenny|County Kilkenny]]  
 
*KIK [[County Kilkenny|County Kilkenny]]  
 
*LET [[County Leitrim|County Leitrim]]  
 
*LET [[County Leitrim|County Leitrim]]  
*LEX [[County Laois|County Laois]] (formerly Leix or Queen's County)
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*LEX [[County Laois|County Laois]] (formerly Leix/Queen's County)
  
 
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|  
 
*LIM [[County Limerick|County Limerick]]  
 
*LIM [[County Limerick|County Limerick]]  
*LDY [[County Londonderry|County Londonderry]] (or County Derry)  
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*LDY [[County Londonderry|County Londonderry]] (or [[County Derry]])  
 
*LOG [[County Longford|County Longford]]  
 
*LOG [[County Longford|County Longford]]  
 
*LOU [[County Louth|County Louth]]  
 
*LOU [[County Louth|County Louth]]  
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[[Category:England]]
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[[Category:Ireland]]
[[Category:England]] [[Category:Ireland]] [[Category:Scotland]] [[Category:Wales]]
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[[Category:Scotland]]
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[[Category:Wales]]

Latest revision as of 06:04, 27 July 2009

The Chapman Code is a coding system used in genealogy to identify the administrative divisions in the United Kingdom, Ireland, the Isle of Man and the Channel Islands.

It was created by Dr Colin Chapman and is largely a superset of the ISO 3166-2:GB and BS 6879 systems.

Contents

Country codes

Channel Islands

England

Pre-1974 counties

Scotland

Pre-1974 counties

1975-1996 regions

Wales

Pre-1974 counties

1974-1996 counties

Ireland



 

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