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ID: 7014224
 

Record Type: administrative
Hierarchy of Newport Beach (inhabited place)  Newport Beach (inhabited place)

Coordinates:
Lat: 33 37 00 N  degrees minutes   Lat: 33.6167  decimal degrees
Long: 117 55 00 W  degrees minutes   Long: -117.9167  decimal degrees

Note: Located on Pacific Bay; was laid out in 1892; developed as resort noted for yachting, fishing & fine beaches; produces aerospace equipment & electronics; site of Newport Harbor Museum.

Names:
Newport Beach (preferred,C,V)
MacFaddens Landing (H,V)
Port Orange (H,V)

Hierarchical Position:
Hierarchy of World (facet)    World (facet)
Hierarchy of North and Central America (continent)  ....  North and Central America (continent) (P)
Hierarchy of United States (nation)  ........  United States (nation) (P)
Hierarchy of California (state)  ............  California (state) (P)
Hierarchy of Orange (county)  ................  Orange (county) (P)
Hierarchy of Newport Beach (inhabited place)  ....................  Newport Beach (inhabited place) (P)

Place Types:
inhabited place (preferred, C)  ............  visted by Captain SS Dundells in 1865
city (C)
port (C)
resort center (C)

Sources and Contributors:
MacFaddens Landing..........  [VP]
...................................  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1988) VIII, 660
Newport Beach..........  [BHA, GRLPSC, VP Preferred]
..........................  Columbia Lippincott Gazetteer (1961)
..........................  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1988) VIII, 660
..........................  USGS, GNIS Digital Gazetteer (1994) GNIS6053329
..........................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1984)
Port Orange..........  [VP]
.......................  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1988) VIII, 660
Subject: .....  [BHA, GRLPSC, VP]
..................  Columbia Lippincott Gazetteer (1961)
..................  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1988) VIII, 660
..................  USGS, GNIS Digital Gazetteer (1994) GNIS6053329
..................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1984)
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]

 

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