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ID: 4012162
 

Record Type: administrative
Hierarchy of West Lynn (inhabited place)  West Lynn (inhabited place)

Coordinates:
Lat: 52 45 04 N  degrees minutes   Lat: 52.7510  decimal degrees
Long: 000 23 06 E  degrees minutes   Long: 0.3890  decimal degrees

Note: Part of King's Lynn, an ancient port on the Great Ouse that had many canals and waterways. It is now heavily redeveloped.

Names:
West Lynn (preferred,C,V,British English-P,U,N)
Lena (H,V)  ............ recorded in 1086
Lun (H,V)  ............ recorded 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 West Lynn (inhabited place)  ....................  West Lynn (inhabited place) (P)

Place Types:
inhabited place (preferred, C)
port (H)

Related geographic places:
related to ....  King's Lynn .......... (inhabited place)
..................  (World, Europe, United Kingdom, England, Norfolk county) [7010791]

Sources and Contributors:
Lena..........  [VP]
...........  Domesday Book (1985) 192
Lun..........  [VP]
...........  Domesday Book (1985) 192
West Lynn..........  [BHA, VP Preferred]
....................  Bartholomew Gazetteer of Britain (1970)
....................  Gazetteer of Great Britain (1987) 774
Subject: .....  [BHA, VP]
..................  Bartholomew Gazetteer of Britain (1970)
..................  Domesday Book (1985) 192
..................  Gazetteer of Great Britain (1987) 774
..................  Gazetteer of Great Britain (1999) 757
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]
..........  Domesday Book (1985) 192

 

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