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ID: 7008511
 

Record Type: administrative
Hierarchy of Monmouth (inhabited place)  Monmouth (inhabited place)

Coordinates:
Lat: 51 49 00 N  degrees minutes   Lat: 51.8167  decimal degrees
Long: 002 43 00 W  degrees minutes   Long: -2.7167  decimal degrees

Note: Was once part of Herefordshire; was an Iron Age & Roman settlement; market town with the remains of 2 castles, one built by Roger de Montgomery, ca. 1070; birthplace of 17th-cen. poet George Herbert.

Names:
Monmouth (preferred,C,V,English,U)
Monemude (H,V)  ............ recorded in 1086

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 Wales (country)  ............  Wales (country) (P)
Hierarchy of Monmouthshire (unitary authority)  ................  Monmouthshire (unitary authority) (P)
Hierarchy of Monmouth (inhabited place)  ....................  Monmouth (inhabited place) (P)

Place Types:
inhabited place (preferred, C)
town (C)

Sources and Contributors:
Monemude..........  [VP]
.................  Domesday Book (1985) 132
Monmouth..........  [BHA, GRLPSC, VP Preferred]
.................  Bartholomew Gazetteer of Britain (1986)
.................  Domesday Book (1985) 132
.................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-)
.................  Times Atlas of the World (1994) 130
.................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1984)
Subject: .....  [BHA, GRLPSC, VP]
..................  Bartholomew Gazetteer of Britain (1986)
..................  Domesday Book (1985) 132
..................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-) -2603323
..................  Times Atlas of the World (1994) 130
..................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1984)
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]

 

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