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ID: 1030087
 

Record Type: administrative
Hierarchy of Moreton Hampstead (inhabited place)  Moreton Hampstead (inhabited place)

Coordinates:
Lat: 50 39 00 N  degrees minutes   Lat: 50.6500  decimal degrees
Long: 003 45 00 W  degrees minutes   Long: -3.7500  decimal degrees

Note: Small market town on Dartmoor with 17th-century almshouses; old wayside crosses nearby include Horspit Cross; the church has tombstones of Napoleonic prisoners of war.

Names:
Moreton Hampstead (preferred,C,V)
Moretonhampstead (C,V,English,U)
Mortona (H,V,Early Modern English,U,N)  ............ recorded in the Domesday Book in 1086
Mortone (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 Moreton Hampstead (inhabited place)  ....................  Moreton Hampstead (inhabited place) (P)

Place Types:
inhabited place (preferred, C)

Sources and Contributors:
Moreton Hampstead..........  [VP Preferred]
................................  Domesday Book (1985) 84
................................  Times Atlas of the World (1994) 131
Moretonhampstead..........  [VP]
.............................  Domesday Book (1985) 84
.............................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-)
Mortona..........  [VP]
.................  Domesday Book (1985) 84
Mortone..........  [VP]
.................  Domesday Book (1985) 84
Subject: .....  [VP]
..................  Domesday Book (1985) 84
..................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-) -2603438
..................  Times Atlas of the World (1994) 131
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]

 

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