1901 and 1911 Censuses

Some useful links about Bournemouth’s history

1901 Census

The 1901 Census for England and Wales was carried out on 31 March 1901. For more information, see http://www.1901censusonline.com


1911 Census

The 1911 census for England and Wales was carried out on 2 April 1911. For more information, see http://www.1911census.co.uk


A vision of Britain through time

You can find historical information for Bournemouth from 1801 – 2001 on Vision of Britain


Streets of Bournemouth

Streets of Bournemouth is a virtual museum of memories, maps, photographs, paintings and history. It was developed as part of Bournemouth’s 2010 bi-centenary.


Heritage Zone

The Heritage Zone is a database that you can use to learn about your ancestors, and the history of Bournemouth. It is based at Bournemouth Library.