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ID: 7009540
 

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

Coordinates:
Lat: 56 00 00 N  degrees minutes   Lat: 56.0000  decimal degrees
Long: 002 31 00 W  degrees minutes   Long: -2.5167  decimal degrees

Note: Was site of battle between Edward I & Scots in 1296, where the Scots were easily defeated; later, Cromwell defeated the Covenanters & occupied area 1650-1660; today is resort center, & center for fishing, brewing & production of agricultural implements.

Names:
Dunbar (preferred,C,V,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 Scotland (country)  ............  Scotland (country) (P)
Hierarchy of East Lothian (unitary authority)  ................  East Lothian (unitary authority) (P)
Hierarchy of Dunbar (inhabited place)  ....................  Dunbar (inhabited place) (P)

Place Types:
inhabited place (preferred, C)  ............  on the site of an ancient fortification
town (C)
resort center (C)
fishing community (C)
manufacturing center (C)
battlefield (H)

Sources and Contributors:
Dunbar..........  [BHA, VP Preferred]
.................  Bartholomew Gazetteer of Britain (1986)
.................  Blue Guide: Scotland (1980) 21-25
.................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-)
.................  Times Atlas of the World (1994) 58
Subject: .....  [BHA, VP]
..................  Bartholomew Gazetteer of Britain (1986)
..................  Blue Guide: Scotland (1980) 21-25
..................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-) -2594835
..................  Times Atlas of the World (1994) 58
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]

 

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