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ID: 1030038
 

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

Coordinates:
Lat: 52 31 00 N  degrees minutes   Lat: 52.5167  decimal degrees
Long: 000 33 00 E  degrees minutes   Long: 0.5500  decimal degrees

Note: Village bordering fenland. A peasant uprising started at the nearby hamlet of Methwold Hythe in the 14th century.

Names:
Methwold (preferred,C,V,English,U)
Methwold (British English-P,U,N)
Matelwalde (H,V)  ............ recorded in 1086
Methelwalde (H,V)  ............ recorded 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 Norfolk (county)  ................  Norfolk (county) (P)
Hierarchy of Methwold (inhabited place)  ....................  Methwold (inhabited place) (P)

Place Types:
inhabited place (preferred, C)
village (C)

Sources and Contributors:
Matelwalde..........  [VP]
.......................  Domesday Book (1985) 192
Methelwalde..........  [VP]
.......................  Domesday Book (1985) 192
Methwold..........  [VP Preferred]
.................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-)
.................  Times Atlas of the World (1994) 126
Subject: .....  [VP]
..................  Domesday Book (1985) 192
..................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-) -2602947
..................  Times Atlas of the World (1994) 126
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]
..........  Domesday Book (1985) 192

 

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