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ID: 7008702
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Record Type: administrative
Hierarchy of Soria (inhabited place)  Soria (inhabited place)

Coordinates:
Lat: 41 46 00 N  degrees minutes   Lat: 41.7667  decimal degrees
Long: 002 28 00 W  degrees minutes   Long: -2.4667  decimal degrees

Note: Soria is situated on the west bank of the Duero River. Alfonso I, the Warrior of Aragon restored the town after invasion by Moors and was later passed on to Alfonso VII of Castile. The Museo Numantino contains significant Iberian and Roman objects from ruins of nearby Numantia. Romanesque historical sites include the churches of Santo Domingo and San Nicolás, the colegiata (collegiate church) de San Pedro, and the closter of the Convent of San Juan de Duero.

Names:
Soria (preferred,C,V)

Hierarchical Position:
Hierarchy of World (facet)    World (facet)
Hierarchy of Europe (continent)  ....  Europe (continent) (P)
Hierarchy of Spain (nation)  ........  Spain (nation) (P)
Hierarchy of Castilla y León (autonomous community)  ............  Castilla y León (autonomous community) (P)
Hierarchy of Soria (province)  ................  Soria (province) (P)
Hierarchy of Soria (inhabited place)  ....................  Soria (inhabited place) (P)

Place Types:
inhabited place (preferred, C)  ............  was an important medieval center
town (C)
provincial capital (C)

Sources and Contributors:
Soria..........  [BHA, GRLPSC, VP Preferred]
..............  BHA, Authority file (1973-)
..............  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1988) XI, 20
..............  NGA/NIMA database (2003-)
..............  Times Atlas of the World (1994) 186
..............  USBGN: Foreign Gazetteers
Subject: .....  [BHA, GRLPSC, VP]
..................  BHA, Authority file (1973-)
..................  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1988) XI, 20
..................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-) -403310
..................  Times Atlas of the World (1994) 186
..................  USBGN: Foreign Gazetteers
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]
..........  Encyclopedia Britannica Online (2002-2014) accessed 2 June 2003

 

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