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ID: 7001951
 

Record Type: administrative
Hierarchy of Broken Hill (inhabited place)  Broken Hill (inhabited place)

Coordinates:
Lat: 31 57 00 S  degrees minutes   Lat: -31.9500  decimal degrees
Long: 141 30 00 E  degrees minutes   Long: 141.5000  decimal degrees

Note: Located near border of S Australia & New S Wales; center of mining district producing silver, lead & zinc.

Names:
Broken Hill (preferred,C,V)
Broken Hill and Willyama (C,V)

Hierarchical Position:
Hierarchy of World (facet)    World (facet)
Hierarchy of Oceania (continent)  ....  Oceania (continent) (P)
Hierarchy of Australia (nation)  ........  Australia (nation) (P)
Hierarchy of New South Wales (state)  ............  New South Wales (state) (P)
Hierarchy of Broken Hill (inhabited place)  ................  Broken Hill (inhabited place) (P)

Place Types:
inhabited place (preferred, C)  ............  founded 1884
city (C)
mining center (C)

Sources and Contributors:
Broken Hill..........  [VP Preferred]
.......................  Times Atlas of the World (1992) 34
.......................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1984) 181
Broken Hill and Willyama..........  [VP]
.........................................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1984) 181
Subject: .....  [VP]
..................  Times Atlas of the World (1992) 34
..................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1984) 181
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]

 

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