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ID: 1030233
 

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

Coordinates:
Lat: 52 30 00 N  degrees minutes   Lat: 52.5000  decimal degrees
Long: 002 01 00 W  degrees minutes   Long: -2.0167  decimal degrees

Note: Located W of Birmingham & linked administratively with nearby town of Smethwick; economy based on railways, metal products, engineering & chemicals.

Names:
Oldbury (preferred,C,V,English,U)

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 West Midlands (county)  ................  West Midlands (county) (P)
Hierarchy of Sandwell (unitary authority)  ....................  Sandwell (unitary authority) (P)
Hierarchy of Oldbury (inhabited place)  ........................  Oldbury (inhabited place) (P)

Place Types:
inhabited place (preferred, C)
town (C)
industrial center (C)
regional capital (C)

Sources and Contributors:
Oldbury..........  [VP Preferred]
.................  Cambridge World Gazetteer (1990) 476
.................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-)
.................  NIMA, GEOnet Names Server (1996-1998)
Subject: .....  [VP]
..................  Cambridge World Gazetteer (1990) 476
..................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-) -2604603
..................  NIMA, GEOnet Names Server (1996-1998)
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]

 

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