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ID: 1030980
 

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

Coordinates:
Lat: 54 59 29 N  degrees minutes   Lat: 54.9914  decimal degrees
Long: 001 33 35 W  degrees minutes   Long: -1.5597  decimal degrees

Note: Formed the eastern-most fort along Hadrian's Wall; known as a modern center for engineering.

Names:
Wallsend (preferred,C,V,English,U)
Wallsend-on-Tyne (NA,V,English,U)
Segedunum (H,V)  ............ Roman name

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 Tyne and Wear (county)  ................  Tyne and Wear (county) (P)
Hierarchy of North Tyneside (borough)  ....................  North Tyneside (borough) (P)
Hierarchy of Wallsend (inhabited place)  ........................  Wallsend (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 Wallsend (inhabited place)  ............  Wallsend (inhabited place) (P,H)

Place Types:
inhabited place (preferred, C)  ............  built by Romans for Hadrian's Wall
city (C)
industrial center (C)
shipbuilding center (C)
mining center (C)
manufacturing center (C)  ............  noted for manufacture of glass
fortification (H)
regional capital (C)

Sources and Contributors:
Segedunum..........  [VP]
....................  Encyclopedia Britannica Online (1994-2002) accessed 03/09/2001
Wallsend..........  [VP Preferred]
.................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-)
.................  NIMA, GEOnet Names Server (1998-2000)
.................  Times Atlas of the World (1994) 212
Wallsend-on-Tyne..........  [VP]
.............................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-)
Subject: .....  [VP]
..................  Encyclopedia Britannica Online (1994-2002) accessed 03/09/2001
..................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-) -2610805
..................  NIMA, GEOnet Names Server (1998-2000)
..................  Times Atlas of the World (1994) 212
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]

 

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