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ID: 1028972
 

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

Coordinates:
Lat: 53 06 00 N  degrees minutes   Lat: 53.1000  decimal degrees
Long: 002 26 00 W  degrees minutes   Long: -2.4333  decimal degrees

Note: Located 30 miles SE of Liverpool; important railway junction and locomotive manufacturing center; site of Crewe Hall, rebuilt in Jacobean style in 1886 after being destroyed by fire.

Names:
Crewe (preferred,C,V,English,U)
Creu (H,V,Old English-P,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 Cheshire (county)  ................  Cheshire (county) (P)
Hierarchy of Crewe (inhabited place)  ....................  Crewe (inhabited place) (P)

Place Types:
inhabited place (preferred, C)
town (C)
transportation center (C)

Sources and Contributors:
Creu..........  [VP]
...........  Domesday Book (1985) 52
Crewe..........  [VP Preferred]
..............  Blue Guide: England (1980) 371-372
..............  NGA/NIMA database (2003-)
..............  Times Atlas of the World (1994) 50
..............  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1988) 299
Subject: .....  [VP]
..................  Blue Guide: England (1980) 371-372
..................  Domesday Book (1985) 52
..................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-) -2593605
..................  Times Atlas of the World (1994) 50
..................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1988) 299
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]

 

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