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ID: 1028371
 

Record Type: administrative
Hierarchy of Axmouth (inhabited place)  Axmouth (inhabited place)

Coordinates:
Lat: 50 43 00 N  degrees minutes   Lat: 50.7167  decimal degrees
Long: 003 03 00 W  degrees minutes   Long: -3.0500  decimal degrees

Note: Resort town; it was an important port town until the 14th century when the River Axe silted up.

Names:
Axmouth (preferred,C,V,English,U)
Alsemuda (H,V,Early Modern English,U,N)  ............ recorded in the Domesday Book in 1086
Alsemude (H,V,Early Modern English,U,N)  ............ recorded in the Domesday Book in 1086

Hierarchical Position:
Hierarchy of World (facet)    World (facet)
Hierarchy of Europe (continent)  ....  Europe (continent) (P)
Hierarchy of United Kingdom (nation)  ........  United Kingdom (nation) (P)
Hierarchy of England (country)  ............  England (country) (P)
Hierarchy of Devon (county)  ................  Devon (county) (P)
Hierarchy of Axmouth (inhabited place)  ....................  Axmouth (inhabited place) (P)

Place Types:
inhabited place (preferred, C)

Sources and Contributors:
Alsemuda..........  [VP]
.................  Domesday Book (1985) 76
Alsemude..........  [VP]
.................  Domesday Book (1985) 76
Axmouth..........  [VP Preferred]
.................  Domesday Book (1985) 76
.................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-)
.................  Rand McNally Atlas (1994) I-11
Subject: .....  [VP]
..................  Domesday Book (1985) 76
..................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-) -2588867
..................  Rand McNally Atlas (1994) I-11
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]

 

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