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ID: 7009760
 

Record Type: administrative
Hierarchy of Tuscany (region (administrative division))  Tuscany (region (administrative division))

Coordinates:
Lat: 43 25 00 N  degrees minutes   Lat: 43.4167  decimal degrees
Long: 011 00 00 E  degrees minutes   Long: 11.0000  decimal degrees

Bounding coordinates:
Lat: 42 35 00 N  degrees minutes   Lat: 42.5830  decimal degrees 
Lat: 44 44 00 N  degrees minutes    Lat: 44.0660  decimal degrees
Long: 010 06 00 E  degrees minutes   Long: 10.1010  decimal degrees
Long: 011 37 00 E  degrees minutes   Long: 11.6260  decimal degrees

Note: Area was core of ancient Etruria; conquered by Romans 4th century BCE; ruled by Lombards, then Franks; most cities became independent communes 11th-12th centuries; saw great strife between Guelphs and Ghibellines; part of grand duchy of Florence from the 16th century.

Names:
Toscana (preferred,C,V,Italian-P,U,N)
Tuscany (C,O,English-P,U,N)
Tuscan (C,O,English,U,A)
Toscan (C,O)
Regione Toscana (C,V)
IT16 (C,V,FIPS)
Toscana, Regione (C,V)
Tuscana (C,V)
Tuscia (H,V)

Hierarchical Position:
Hierarchy of World (facet)    World (facet)
Hierarchy of Europe (continent)  ....  Europe (continent) (P)
Hierarchy of Italy (nation)  ........  Italy (nation) (P)
Hierarchy of Tuscany (region (administrative division))  ............  Tuscany (region (administrative division)) (P,C) part of new kingdom of Italy from 1861

Place Types:
region (administrative division) (preferred, C)  ............  part of new kingdom of Italy from 1861
first level subdivision (C)

Sources and Contributors:
IT16..........  [VP]
...........  NGA/NIMA database (2003-)
Regione Toscana..........  [VP]
.............................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-)
Toscan..........  [VP]
.................  OED2 on CD-ROM (1994)
Toscana..........  [BHA, FDA, GRLPSC, VP Preferred]
.................  Annuario Generale (1980)
.................  Columbia Lippincott Gazetteer (1961)
.................  National Gallery of Art database, Washington (1987-)
.................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-)
.................  NIMA, GEOnet Names Server (1996-1998)
.................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1984)
Toscana, Regione..........  [VP]
.............................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-)
Tuscan..........  [VP]
.................  OED2 on CD-ROM (1994)
Tuscana..........  [VP]
.................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-)
Tuscany..........  [BHA, GRLPSC, VP]
.................  Canby, Historic Places (1984) II, 955
.................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-)
.................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1984)
Tuscia..........  [BHA]
.................  Enciclopedia Italiana (1949)
Subject: .....  [BHA, FDA, GRLPSC, VP]
..................  Annuario Generale (1980)
..................  Canby, Historic Places (1984) II, 955
..................  Columbia Lippincott Gazetteer (1961)
..................  Enciclopedia Italiana (1949)
..................  National Gallery of Art database, Washington (1987-)
..................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-) -131138
..................  NIMA, GEOnet Names Server (1996-1998)
..................  OED2 on CD-ROM (1994)
..................  Times Atlas of the World (1999)
..................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1984)
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]
..........  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1985)

 

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