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ID: 7008167
 

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

Coordinates:
Lat: 53 01 00 N  degrees minutes   Lat: 53.0167  decimal degrees
Long: 001 00 00 W  degrees minutes   Long: -1.0000  decimal degrees

Note: County in the East Midlands of England, on the east slope of the Pennine Mountains. Sherwood Forest, haunt of legendary Robin Hood, is located north of Nottingham city. Farmland and dairies in Vales of Trent and Belvoir are famous for Stilton cheese; coal measures and small mining towns characterize the west. The main industrial town is Nottingham, an independent unitary authority since 1998.

Names:
Nottinghamshire (preferred,C,V,English,U)
Notts (C,V,English,U)  ............ abbreviation
NTT (C,V)  ............ abbreviation
County of Nottinghamshire (NA,V,English,U)
Nottinghamshire, County of (NA,V,English,U)
UKJ9 (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 Nottinghamshire (county)  ................  Nottinghamshire (county) (P)

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

Sources and Contributors:
County of Nottinghamshire..........  [VP]
............................................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-)
Nottinghamshire..........  [BHA, GRLPSC, VP Preferred]
.............................  Blue Guide: England (1980)
.............................  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1976)
.............................  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1988) VIII, 806
.............................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-)
.............................  Times Atlas of the World (1994) 142
.............................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1984)
Nottinghamshire, County of..........  [VP]
...............................................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-)
Notts..........  [VP]
..............  BIAB Online (1999-2000) accessed 16 Dec 2002
..............  Gazetteer of Great Britain (1999) accessed 16 Dec 2002
..............  NGA/NIMA database (2003-)
..............  Royal Mail: PAF Digest [online] (2002) accessed 16 Dec 2002
..............  UK Counties and Regions Abbreviations [online] (1997-1998) accessed 16 Dec 2002
NTT..........  [VP]
...........  Curious Fox: UK Counties and Shires [online] (2002). accessed 16 Dec 2002
UKJ9..........  [VP]
...........  NGA/NIMA database (2003-)
Subject: .....  [BHA, GRLPSC, 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) VIII, 806
..................  Gazetteer of Great Britain (1999) accessed 16 Dec 2002
..................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-) -2604470
..................  Royal Mail: PAF Digest [online] (2002) accessed 16 Dec 2002
..................  Times Atlas of the World (1994) 142
..................  UK Counties and Regions Abbreviations [online] (1997-1998) accessed 16 Dec 2002
..................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1984)
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]
..........  Macmillan Encyclopedia 2001 (2000)

 

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