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ID: 2017231
 

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

Coordinates:
Lat: 41 07 00 N  degrees minutes   Lat: 41.1167  decimal degrees
Long: 073 24 00 W  degrees minutes   Long: -73.4000  decimal degrees

Note: Located on Long Island Sound; burned by British in 1779.

Names:
Norwalk (preferred,C,V)

Hierarchical Position:
Hierarchy of World (facet)    World (facet)
Hierarchy of North and Central America (continent)  ....  North and Central America (continent) (P)
Hierarchy of United States (nation)  ........  United States (nation) (P)
Hierarchy of Connecticut (state)  ............  Connecticut (state) (P)
Hierarchy of Fairfield (county)  ................  Fairfield (county) (P)
Hierarchy of Norwalk (inhabited place)  ....................  Norwalk (inhabited place) (P)

Place Types:
inhabited place (preferred, C)  ............  settled by Europeans in 1650
city (C)
industrial center (C)

Sources and Contributors:
Norwalk..........  [VP Preferred]
.................  USGS, GNIS Digital Gazetteer (1994) GNIS9004836
Subject: .....  [VP]
..................  USGS, GNIS Digital Gazetteer (1994) GNIS9004836
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]

 

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