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ID: 1029934
 

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

Coordinates:
Lat: 51 04 00 N  degrees minutes   Lat: 51.0667  decimal degrees
Long: 001 02 00 E  degrees minutes   Long: 1.0333  decimal degrees

Note: Was a Roman fort and port; the walls of the Roman fort are at Stutfall Castle; there is also a Norman church here.

Names:
Lympne (preferred,C,V,English,U)
Lemanis (H,V)  ............ Roman name
Limes (H,V)  ............ 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 Kent (county)  ................  Kent (county) (P)
Hierarchy of Lympne (inhabited place)  ....................  Lympne (inhabited place) (P)

Additional Parents:
Hierarchy of World (facet)    World (facet)
Hierarchy of Roman Empire (former nation/state/empire)  ....  Roman Empire (former nation/state/empire) (P,H)
Hierarchy of Britannia (province)  ........  Britannia (province) (P)
Hierarchy of Lympne (inhabited place)  ............  Lympne (inhabited place) (P,H)

Place Types:
inhabited place (preferred, C)
town (C)
fort (H)
fortified settlement (H)
port (H)

Sources and Contributors:
Lemanis..........  [VP]
.................  Athena, Romano-British Sites [online] (2000)
.................  Romano-British Placenames [online] (1999) accessed 16 August 2004
Limes..........  [VP]
..............  Domesday Book (1985) 148
Lympne..........  [VP Preferred]
.................  Domesday Book (1985) 148
.................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-)
.................  Times Atlas of the World (1994) 117
Subject: .....  [VP]
..................  Athena, Romano-British Sites [online] (2000)
..................  Domesday Book (1985) 148
..................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-) -2602327
..................  Romano-British Placenames [online] (1999) accessed 16 August 2004
..................  Times Atlas of the World (1994) 117
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]

 

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