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ID: 7010780
 

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

Coordinates:
Lat: 52 31 00 N  degrees minutes   Lat: 52.5167  decimal degrees
Long: 001 01 00 E  degrees minutes   Long: 1.0167  decimal degrees

Note: Site of rebellion during reign Edward VI & Mary (1547-1558). The church here has Saxon foundations, a Norman tower and a pulpit that may have been carved by Grinling Gibbons. The town is well-known for its cider and turkeys.

Names:
Attleborough (preferred,C,V,English,U)
Attleborough (British English-P,U,N)
Alia Atleburc (H,V)  ............ recorded in 1086
Atlebur (H,V)  ............ recorded in 1086
Atleburc (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 England (country)  ............  England (country) (P)
Hierarchy of Norfolk (county)  ................  Norfolk (county) (P)
Hierarchy of Attleborough (inhabited place)  ....................  Attleborough (inhabited place) (P)

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

Sources and Contributors:
Alia Atleburc..........  [VP]
..........................  Domesday Book (1985) 186
Atlebur..........  [VP]
.................  Domesday Book (1985) 186
Atleburc..........  [VP]
.................  Domesday Book (1985) 186
Attleborough..........  [BHA, VP Preferred]
.......................  Columbia Lippincott Gazetteer (1961)
.......................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-)
.......................  Times Atlas of the World (1994) 17
Subject: .....  [BHA, VP]
..................  Columbia Lippincott Gazetteer (1961)
..................  Domesday Book (1985) 186
..................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-) -2588755
..................  Times Atlas of the World (1994) 17
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]
..........  Domesday Book (1985) 186

 

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