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ID: 7010959
 

Record Type: administrative
Hierarchy of Royal Leamington Spa (inhabited place)  Royal Leamington Spa (inhabited place)

Coordinates:
Lat: 52 18 00 N  degrees minutes   Lat: 52.3000  decimal degrees
Long: 001 32 00 W  degrees minutes   Long: -1.5333  decimal degrees

Note: Located on River Leam; rural settlement until 1780s, when mineral springs were popularized by upper class society; prefix "royal" granted by Queen Victoria 1838; traditonal home of lawn tennis; center of England, once marked by 900-year-old Midland Oak.

Names:
Royal Leamington Spa (preferred,C,V,English,U)
Leamington Spa (C,V,English,U)
Leamington (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 England (country)  ............  England (country) (P)
Hierarchy of Warwickshire (county)  ................  Warwickshire (county) (P)
Hierarchy of Royal Leamington Spa (inhabited place)  ....................  Royal Leamington Spa (inhabited place) (P)

Place Types:
inhabited place (preferred, C)
town (C)
resort center (C)
tourist center (C)

Sources and Contributors:
Leamington..........  [BHA, VP Preferred]
.......................  Bartholomew Gazetteer of Britain (1986)
.......................  Columbia Encyclopedia (1975)
.......................  Columbia Lippincott Gazetteer (1961)
.......................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-)
Leamington Spa..........  [VP]
.............................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-)
.............................  Rand McNally Atlas (1994) I-95
Royal Leamington Spa..........  [BHA, VP Preferred]
...................................  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1988) X, 223
...................................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-)
...................................  Rand McNally Atlas (1994) I-147
Subject: .....  [BHA, VP]
..................  Bartholomew Gazetteer of Britain (1986)
..................  Columbia Encyclopedia (1975)
..................  Columbia Lippincott Gazetteer (1961)
..................  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1988) X, 223
..................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-) -2600892
..................  Rand McNally Atlas (1994) I-147; I-95
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]

 

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