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ID: 7013172
 

Record Type: administrative
Hierarchy of Saint John (inhabited place)  Saint John (inhabited place)

Coordinates:
Lat: 45 16 00 N  degrees minutes   Lat: 45.2667  decimal degrees
Long: 066 03 00 W  degrees minutes   Long: -66.0500  decimal degrees

Note: Largest city in province; was visited by Samuel de Champlain 1604; Charles La Tour fortified site 1631-1635; today produces refined oil, sugar, lumber, fish, pulp, paper & textiles.

Names:
Saint John (preferred,C,V)
St. John (C,V)

Hierarchical Position:
Hierarchy of World (facet)    World (facet)
Hierarchy of North and Central America (continent)  ....  North and Central America (continent) (P)
Hierarchy of Canada (nation)  ........  Canada (nation) (P)
Hierarchy of New Brunswick (province)  ............  New Brunswick (province) (P)
Hierarchy of Saint John (inhabited place)  ................  Saint John (inhabited place) (P)

Place Types:
inhabited place (preferred, C)  ............  since ca. 1630
city (C)
port (C)
commercial center (C)
industrial center (C)
transportation center (C)
fort (H)

Sources and Contributors:
Saint John..........  [BHA, VP Preferred]
.......................  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1988) X, 321
.......................  Times Atlas of the World. Reprint ed. (1994) 167
.......................  USBGN: Foreign Gazetteers
St. John..........  [VP]
.................  Times Atlas of World History (1989) 353
Subject: .....  [BHA, VP]
..................  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1988) X, 321
..................  Times Atlas of the World. Reprint ed. (1994) 167
..................  Times Atlas of World History (1989) 353
..................  USBGN: Foreign Gazetteers
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]

 

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