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ID: 7011896
 

Record Type: administrative
Hierarchy of Stoke Poges (inhabited place)  Stoke Poges (inhabited place)

Coordinates:
Lat: 51 31 00 N  degrees minutes   Lat: 51.5167  decimal degrees
Long: 000 35 00 W  degrees minutes   Long: -0.5833  decimal degrees

Note: Thomas Gray's poem "Elegy in a Country Churchyard" immortalized this village.

Names:
Stoke Poges (preferred,C,V,English,U)
Stoches (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 Buckinghamshire (county)  ................  Buckinghamshire (county) (P)
Hierarchy of Stoke Poges (inhabited place)  ....................  Stoke Poges (inhabited place) (P)

Place Types:
inhabited place (preferred, C)

Sources and Contributors:
Stoches..........  [VP]
.................  Domesday Book (1985) 44
Stoke Poges..........  [BHA, VP Preferred]
.......................  Bartholomew Gazetteer of Britain (1986)
.......................  Domesday Book (1985) 44
.......................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-)
.......................  NIMA, GEOnet Names Server (1996-1998)
Subject: .....  [BHA, VP]
..................  Bartholomew Gazetteer of Britain (1986)
..................  Domesday Book (1985) 44
..................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-) -2608812
..................  NIMA, GEOnet Names Server (1996-1998)
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]

 

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