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ID: 7011919
 

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

Coordinates:
Lat: 51 29 00 N  degrees minutes   Lat: 51.4833  decimal degrees
Long: 000 36 00 W  degrees minutes   Long: -0.6000  decimal degrees

Note: A nearby prehistoric site was occupied by the Romans and the Saxons; dominated by William I's moated castle; a royal residence since the 11th century; the Long Walk in Windsor Great Park was created by Charles II; Eton College is across the River Thames.

Names:
Windsor (preferred,C,V,English,U)
New Windsor (C,V,English,U)
Windesores (H,V)  ............ recorded 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 Windsor and Maidenhead (unitary authority)  ................  Windsor and Maidenhead (unitary authority) (P)
Hierarchy of Windsor (inhabited place)  ....................  Windsor (inhabited place) (P)

Place Types:
inhabited place (preferred, C)

Sources and Contributors:
New Windsor..........  [GRLPSC, VP]
.......................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-)
.......................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1984)
Windesores..........  [VP]
.......................  Domesday Book (1985) 37
Windsor..........  [BHA, GRLPSC, VP Preferred]
.................  Bartholomew Gazetteer of Britain (1986)
.................  Blue Guide: England (1980) 250
.................  Blue Guide: London (1965) 283
.................  Domesday Book (1985) 37
.................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-)
.................  Times Atlas of the World (1994) 216
.................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1984)
Subject: .....  [BHA, GRLPSC, VP]
..................  Bartholomew Gazetteer of Britain (1986)
..................  Blue Guide: England (1980) 250
..................  Blue Guide: London (1965) 283
..................  Domesday Book (1985) 37
..................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-) -2611829
..................  Times Atlas of the World (1994) 216
..................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1984)
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]

 

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