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ID: 7008089
 

Record Type: administrative
Hierarchy of Tayside (former administrative division)  Tayside (former administrative division)

Coordinates:
Lat: 56 25 00 N  degrees minutes   Lat: 56.4167  decimal degrees
Long: 003 32 00 W  degrees minutes   Long: -3.5333  decimal degrees

Note: A local government region in eastern Scotland from 1975 to 1996; its administrative center was Dundee. In 1996 it was abolished and replaced by the three unitary authorities of Angus, Dundee, and Perth and Kinross. "Highland Line" which separates the highlands from the lowlands, runs northeast through the region.

Names:
Tayside (preferred,C,V,English,U)
Tays (C,V)  ............ abbreviation
TAY (C,V)  ............ abbreviation
Tayside Region (NA,V,English,U)
UK00 (NA,V,FIPS,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 Scotland (country)  ............  Scotland (country) (P)
Hierarchy of Tayside (former administrative division)  ................  Tayside (former administrative division) (P)

Place Types:
former administrative division (preferred, C)
region (administrative division) (H)  ............  1975-1996
first level subdivision (C)

Sources and Contributors:
TAY..........  [VP]
...........  Curious Fox: UK Counties and Shires [online] (2002). accessed 16 Dec 2002
Tays..........  [VP]
...........  BIAB Online (1999-2000) accessed 16 Dec 2002
...........  UK Counties and Regions Abbreviations [online] (1997-1998) accessed 16 Dec 2002
Tayside..........  [BHA, VP Preferred]
.................  Bartholomew Gazetteer of Britain (1986)
.................  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1988) XI,591
.................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-)
.................  Times Atlas of the World (1994) 195
.................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1988) 1192
Tayside Region..........  [VP]
.............................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-)
UK00..........  [VP]
...........  NGA/NIMA database (2003-)
Subject: .....  [BHA, VP]
..................  Bartholomew Gazetteer of Britain (1986)
..................  BIAB Online (1999-2000) accessed 16 Dec 2002
..................  Curious Fox: UK Counties and Shires [online] (2002). accessed 16 Dec 2002
..................  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1988) XI,591
..................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-) -2609497
..................  Times Atlas of the World (1994) 195
..................  UK Counties and Regions Abbreviations [online] (1997-1998) accessed 16 Dec 2002
..................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1988) 1192
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]
..........  Oxford Paperback Encyclopedia (1998)

 

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