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ID: 7010831
 

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

Coordinates:
Lat: 52 40 00 N  degrees minutes   Lat: 52.6667  decimal degrees
Long: 000 10 00 E  degrees minutes   Long: 0.1667  decimal degrees

Note: Center of the fen country's fruit and flower industry; museum on the site of Wisbech Castle.

Names:
Wisbech (preferred,C,V,English,U)
Wisbece (H,V,Old English-P,U,N)  ............ recorded in the Domesday Book 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 Cambridgeshire (county)  ................  Cambridgeshire (county) (P)
Hierarchy of Wisbech (inhabited place)  ....................  Wisbech (inhabited place) (P)

Place Types:
inhabited place (preferred, C)

Sources and Contributors:
Wisbece..........  [VP]
.................  Domesday Book (1985) 48
Wisbech..........  [BHA, VP Preferred]
.................  Bartholomew Gazetteer of Britain (1986)
.................  Domesday Book (1985) 48
.................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-)
.................  Times Atlas of the World (1994) 216
Subject: .....  [BHA, VP]
..................  Bartholomew Gazetteer of Britain (1986)
..................  Domesday Book (1985) 48
..................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-) -2611901
..................  Times Atlas of the World (1994) 216
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]

 

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