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ID: 1031023
 

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

Coordinates:
Lat: 52 34 00 N  degrees minutes   Lat: 52.5667  decimal degrees
Long: 000 50 00 E  degrees minutes   Long: 0.8333  decimal degrees

Note: Small town once well known for its butter market. A church here features a Norman tower.

Names:
Watton (preferred,C,V,English,U)
Wadetuna (H,V)  ............ 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 Norfolk (county)  ................  Norfolk (county) (P)
Hierarchy of Watton (inhabited place)  ....................  Watton (inhabited place) (P)

Additional Parents:
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 Northumbria (historical region)  ................  Northumbria (historical region) (P,H)
Hierarchy of Watton (inhabited place)  ....................  Watton (inhabited place) (P,H)

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

Sources and Contributors:
Wadetuna..........  [VP]
.................  Domesday Book (1985) 196
Watton..........  [VP Preferred]
.................  Domesday Book (1985) 196
.................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-)
.................  Times Atlas of the World (1994) 213
Subject: .....  [VP]
..................  Domesday Book (1985) 196
..................  Gazetteer of Great Britain (1999) 747
..................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-) -2611007
..................  Times Atlas of the World (1994) 213
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]
..........  Domesday Book (1985) 196

 

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