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ID: 7008157
 

Record Type: administrative
Hierarchy of Lincolnshire (county)  Lincolnshire (county)

Coordinates:
Lat: 53 10 00 N  degrees minutes   Lat: 53.1667  decimal degrees
Long: 000 15 00 W  degrees minutes   Long: -0.2500  decimal degrees

Note: Comprises uplands, rolling chalk hills, and a limestone escarpment; uplands used as defense areas during prehistoric and Roman times; prosperous farming area in Middle Ages; industry began with mining in the 19th century; contains many towns established by Danes.

Names:
Lincolnshire (preferred,C,V,English,U)
Lincs (C,V)  ............ abbreviation
LIN (C,V)  ............ abbreviation
County of Lincolnshire (NA,V,English,U)
Lincoln (NA,V,English,U)
Lincolnshire, County of (NA,V,English,U)
UKH7 (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 England (country)  ............  England (country) (P)
Hierarchy of Lincolnshire (county)  ................  Lincolnshire (county) (P)

Place Types:
county (preferred, C)
second level subdivision (C)
industrial center (C)
mining center (C)
agricultural center (C)
kingdom (H)  ............  of Lindsey during Anglo-Saxon occupation
first level subdivision (C)

Sources and Contributors:
County of Lincolnshire..........  [VP]
.........................................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-)
LIN..........  [VP]
...........  Curious Fox: UK Counties and Shires [online] (2002). accessed 16 Dec 2002
Lincoln..........  [VP]
.................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-)
Lincolnshire..........  [BHA, VP Preferred]
.......................  Blue Guide: England (1980)
.......................  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1976)
.......................  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1988) VII, 371
.......................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-)
.......................  NIMA, GEOnet Names Server (1996-1998)
Lincolnshire, County of..........  [VP]
.........................................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-)
Lincs..........  [VP]
..............  BIAB Online (1999-2000) accessed 16 Dec 2002
..............  Gazetteer of Great Britain (1999) xviii
..............  Royal Mail: PAF Digest [online] (2002) accessed 16 Dec 2002
UKH7..........  [VP]
...........  NGA/NIMA database (2003-)
Subject: .....  [BHA, VP]
..................  BIAB Online (1999-2000) accessed 16 Dec 2002
..................  Blue Guide: England (1980)
..................  Curious Fox: UK Counties and Shires [online] (2002). accessed 16 Dec 2002
..................  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1976)
..................  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1988) VII, 371
..................  Gazetteer of Great Britain (1999) xviii
..................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-) -2601145
..................  NIMA, GEOnet Names Server (1996-1998)
..................  Royal Mail: PAF Digest [online] (2002) accessed 16 Dec 2002
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]

 

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