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ID: 7010890
 

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

Coordinates:
Lat: 52 20 00 N  degrees minutes   Lat: 52.3333  decimal degrees
Long: 000 11 00 W  degrees minutes   Long: -0.1833  decimal degrees

Note: Now linked with Godmanchester; a 14th-century stone bridge, fine Georgian houses and earthworks of a castle built by William I here; Oliver Cromwell born here in 1599; the Cromwell Museum is in what remains of the Hospital of St. John, founded 1160; St. Mary's Church, originally Norman, was rebuilt in the 13th century.

Names:
Huntingdon (preferred,C,V,English,U)
Huntedone (H,V,Early Modern English,U,N)  ............ recorded in the Domesday Book in 1086
Huntedun (H,V,Early Modern English,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 Huntingdon (inhabited place)  ....................  Huntingdon (inhabited place) (P)

Additional Parents:
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 Huntingdonshire (former administrative division)  ................  Huntingdonshire (former administrative division) (P,H)
Hierarchy of Huntingdon (inhabited place)  ....................  Huntingdon (inhabited place) (P,H)

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

Sources and Contributors:
Huntedone..........  [VP]
....................  Domesday Book (1985) 141
Huntedun..........  [VP]
.................  Domesday Book (1985) 141
Huntingdon..........  [BHA, VP Preferred]
.......................  Bartholomew Gazetteer of Britain (1970)
.......................  Domesday Book (1985) 141
.......................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-)
.......................  Times Atlas of the World (1994) 87
Subject: .....  [BHA, VP]
..................  Bartholomew Gazetteer of Britain (1970)
..................  Domesday Book (1985) 141
..................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-) -2599232
..................  Times Atlas of the World (1994) 87
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]

 

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