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ID: 7003614
 

Record Type: administrative
Hierarchy of Drenthe (province)  Drenthe (province)

Coordinates:
Lat: 52 50 00 N  degrees minutes   Lat: 52.8330  decimal degrees
Long: 006 35 00 E  degrees minutes   Long: 6.5830  decimal degrees

Note: Located in NE Nederland, drained by numerous shallow streams and canals; contains many megalithic funerary monuments or hunebedden ("huns' graves"); invaded by Saxons 5th cen.; ruled by Frankish and German kings, bishop of Utrecht (1046-1522), then Hapsburgs.

Names:
Drenthe (preferred,C,V,Dutch,U)
Provincie Drenthe (NA,V,Dutch,U)
Drente (C,V,Dutch,U)
Drent (NA,V,Dutch,U)
Drenthe, Provincie (NA,V,Dutch,U)
NL01 (NA,V,FIPS,Dutch,U)

Hierarchical Position:
Hierarchy of World (facet)    World (facet)
Hierarchy of Europe (continent)  ....  Europe (continent) (P)
Hierarchy of Netherlands (nation)  ........  Netherlands (nation) (P)
Hierarchy of Drenthe (province)  ............  Drenthe (province) (P)

Place Types:
province (preferred, C)  ............  since 1796
first level subdivision (C)

Sources and Contributors:
Drent..........  [VP]
..............  NGA/NIMA database (2003-)
Drente..........  [BHA, FDA, VP]
.................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-)
.................  Times Atlas of the World (1988)
Drenthe..........  [BHA, FDA, VP Preferred]
.................  Cambridge World Gazetteer (1988)
.................  Canadian Centre for Architecture database (1987-)
.................  Canby, Historic Places (1984) 1:252
.................  Columbia Lippincott Gazetteer (1961)
.................  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1988) IV, 220
.................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-)
.................  Rand McNally Atlas (1994) I-48
.................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1984)
Drenthe, Provincie..........  [VP]
...................................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-)
NL01..........  [VP]
...........  NGA/NIMA database (2003-)
Provincie Drenthe..........  [VP]
................................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-)
Subject: .....  [BHA, FDA, VP]
..................  Cambridge World Gazetteer (1988)
..................  Canadian Centre for Architecture database (1987-)
..................  Canby, Historic Places (1984) I, 252; 1:252
..................  Columbia Lippincott Gazetteer (1961)
..................  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1988) IV, 220
..................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-) -2143648
..................  Rand McNally Atlas (1994) I-48
..................  Times Atlas of the World (1988)
..................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1984)
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]

 

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