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ID: 1030659
 

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

Coordinates:
Lat: 52 20 00 N  degrees minutes   Lat: 52.3333  decimal degrees
Long: 000 21 00 E  degrees minutes   Long: 0.3500  decimal degrees

Note: A cathedral built in the 7th century was destroyed by the Danes in the 9th.

Names:
Soham (preferred,C,V,English,U)
Saham (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 Cambridgeshire (county)  ................  Cambridgeshire (county) (P)
Hierarchy of Soham (inhabited place)  ....................  Soham (inhabited place) (P)

Place Types:
inhabited place (preferred, C)

Sources and Contributors:
Saham..........  [VP]
..............  Domesday Book (1985) 48
Soham..........  [VP Preferred]
..............  Domesday Book (1985) 48
..............  NGA/NIMA database (2003-)
..............  Times Atlas of the World (1994) 186
Subject: .....  [VP]
..................  Domesday Book (1985) 48
..................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-) -2608096
..................  Times Atlas of the World (1994) 186
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]

 

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