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ID: 7008160
 

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

Coordinates:
Lat: 52 40 00 N  degrees minutes   Lat: 52.6667  decimal degrees
Long: 001 00 00 E  degrees minutes   Long: 1.0000  decimal degrees

Note: Low-lying area crossed by rivers Yare, Wensum, and Bure; noted for Paleolithic, Mesolithic, and Neolithic remains; occupied by British Inceni people in the 3rd century; was wealthy and densely populated in the 11th century; economy based on food-processing, fishing, and shoes.

Names:
Norfolk (preferred,C,V,English,U)
Norfolk county (C,V,display)
Norf (C,V)  ............ abbreviation
Norfk (C,V)  ............ abbreviation
NFK (C,V)
County of Norfolk (NA,V,English,U)
Norfolk, County of (NA,V,English,U)
UKI9 (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 Norfolk (county)  ................  Norfolk (county) (P)

Place Types:
county (preferred, C)
second level subdivision (C)
agricultural center (C)
industrial center (C)
first level subdivision (C)

Sources and Contributors:
County of Norfolk..........  [VP]
................................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-)
NFK..........  [VP]
...........  Curious Fox: UK Counties and Shires [online] (2002).
Norf..........  [VP]
...........  Gazetteer of Great Britain (1999) xviii
Norfk..........  [VP]
..............  BIAB Online (1999-2000) accessed 16 Dec 2002
..............  UK Counties and Regions Abbreviations [online] (1997-1998) accessed 16 Dec 2002
Norfolk..........  [BHA, GRLPSC, VP Preferred]
.................  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1976)
.................  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1988) VIII, 763
.................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-)
.................  NIMA, GEOnet Names Server (1996-1998)
.................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1984)
Norfolk county..........  [VP]
.............................  Getty Vocabulary Program rules
Norfolk, County of..........  [VP]
...................................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-)
UKI9..........  [VP]
...........  NGA/NIMA database (2003-)
Subject: .....  [BHA, GRLPSC, VP]
..................  BIAB Online (1999-2000) accessed 16 Dec 2002
..................  Curious Fox: UK Counties and Shires [online] (2002).
..................  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1976)
..................  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1988) VIII, 763
..................  Gazetteer of Great Britain (1999) xviii
..................  Getty Vocabulary Program rules
..................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-) -2604184
..................  NIMA, GEOnet Names Server (1996-1998)
..................  UK Counties and Regions Abbreviations [online] (1997-1998) accessed 16 Dec 2002
..................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1984)
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]

 

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