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ID: 7011277
 

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

Coordinates:
Lat: 50 57 00 N  degrees minutes   Lat: 50.9500  decimal degrees
Long: 002 30 00 W  degrees minutes   Long: -2.5000  decimal degrees

Note: 1000-year-old town, dominated by Sherborne Abbey.

Names:
Sherborne (preferred,C,V,English,U)
Sherbourne (NA,V,English,U)
Scireburne (H,V,Early Modern 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 Dorset (county)  ................  Dorset (county) (P)
Hierarchy of Sherborne (inhabited place)  ....................  Sherborne (inhabited place) (P)

Place Types:
inhabited place (preferred, C)

Sources and Contributors:
Scireburne..........  [VP]
.......................  Domesday Book (1985) 95
Sherborne..........  [BHA, GRLPSC, VP Preferred]
....................  Bartholomew Gazetteer of Britain (1986)
....................  Domesday Book (1985) 95
....................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-)
....................  Times Atlas of the World (1994) 182
....................  USBGN: Foreign Gazetteers
Sherbourne..........  [VP]
.......................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-)
Subject: .....  [BHA, GRLPSC, VP]
..................  Bartholomew Gazetteer of Britain (1986)
..................  Domesday Book (1985) 95
..................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-) -2607617
..................  Times Atlas of the World (1994) 182
..................  USBGN: Foreign Gazetteers
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]

 

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