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ID: 1031126
 

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

Coordinates:
Lat: 53 21 00 N  degrees minutes   Lat: 53.3500  decimal degrees
Long: 002 44 00 W  degrees minutes   Long: -2.7333  decimal degrees

Note: Located on N bank of River Mersey at the edge of Liverpool; important center for country's chemical, machinery & pharmaceutical industries.

Names:
Widnes (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 Halton (unitary authority)  ................  Halton (unitary authority) (P)
Hierarchy of Widnes (inhabited place)  ....................  Widnes (inhabited place) (P)

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

Sources and Contributors:
Widnes..........  [VP Preferred]
.................  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1988) XII, 648
.................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-)
.................  Times Atlas of the World (1994) 215
.................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1988) 1341
Subject: .....  [VP]
..................  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1988) XII, 648
..................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-) -2611716
..................  Times Atlas of the World (1994) 215
..................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1988) 1341
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]

 

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