Template:Counties of England/doc

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This template is intended as a navigational aid in categories of the Counties of England

Usage[edit]

{{Counties of England |prefix= |suffix= }}

Example[edit]

In Category:Towns and villages in Bedfordshire, {{Counties of England|prefix=:Category:Towns and villages in|suffix=}} produces a navigation box with all the names of all the counties of England, with wikilinks to the respective "Towns and villages" categories.

Parameters[edit]

Parameter Description Required or optional?
prefix Text of category namespace before the name of the county Required — minimum = :Category:
suffix Text of category namespace after the name of the county Optional

Notes[edit]

  • Categories that do not exist are suppressed.
  • The template contains the names of all present counties, all pre-1970 counties, but only some post-1970 defunct counties — e.g. 'Hereford and Worcester' is missing.

List of Counties supported[edit]

  • Avon
  • Bedfordshire
  • Berkshire
  • Bristol
  • Buckinghamshire
  • Cambridgeshire
  • Cheshire
  • Cornwall
  • Cumberland
  • Cumbria
  • Derbyshire
  • Devon
  • Dorset
  • County Durham
  • the East Riding of Yorkshire
  • East Sussex
  • Essex
  • Gloucestershire
  • Greater Manchester
  • Hampshire
  • Herefordshire
  • Hertfordshire
  • Huntingdonshire
  • the Isle of Wight
  • Kent
  • Lancashire
  • Leicestershire
  • Lincolnshire
  • Merseyside
  • Middlesex
  • Norfolk, England
  • North Yorkshire
  • Northamptonshire
  • Northumberland
  • Nottinghamshire
  • Oxfordshire
  • Rutland
  • Shropshire
  • Somerset
  • South Yorkshire
  • Staffordshire
  • Suffolk
  • Surrey
  • Sussex
  • Tyne and Wear
  • Warwickshire
  • the West Midlands
  • West Sussex
  • West Yorkshire
  • Westmorland
  • Wiltshire
  • Worcestershire
  • Yorkshire
  • London