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ID: 7016632
 

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

Coordinates:
Lat: 50 43 15 N  degrees minutes   Lat: 50.7207  decimal degrees
Long: 001 36 16 E  degrees minutes   Long: 1.6046  decimal degrees

Note: Destroyed and inhabitants massacred by Normans in 882; the prize in disputes between Flanders and Ponthieu; held by England 1544-1550; destroyed by Emperor Charles V; site where Napoleon's army prepared for attack on England in 1805.

Names:
Boulogne-sur-Mer (preferred,C,V,English,U)
Boulogne-sur-Mer (French-P,U,N)
Boulogne (C,V,English-P,U,N)
Boulogne (German-P,U,N)
Boulogne (French,U,N)
Bonen (C,O,Dutch-P,U,N)
Bolonia (H,O,Latin,U,N)
Bononia (H,O)
Gesoriacum (H,O)  ............ ancient name
Gesoriacum Bononia (H,O)  ............ ancient
Gessoriacum (H,O)  ............ ancient

Hierarchical Position:
Hierarchy of World (facet)    World (facet)
Hierarchy of Europe (continent)  ....  Europe (continent) (P)
Hierarchy of France (nation)  ........  France (nation) (P)
Hierarchy of Hauts-de-France (region (administrative division))  ............  Hauts-de-France (region (administrative division)) (P)
Hierarchy of Boulogne (inhabited place)  ................  Boulogne (inhabited place) (P)

Additional Parents:
Hierarchy of Flanders (former nation/state/empire)    Flanders (former nation/state/empire)
Hierarchy of Boulogne (inhabited place)  ....  Boulogne (inhabited place)
 
Hierarchy of Gallia Belgica (province)    Gallia Belgica (province)
Hierarchy of Boulogne (inhabited place)  ....  Boulogne (inhabited place) (P,H)

Place Types:
inhabited place (preferred, C)  ............  was an important ancient center
city (C)
port (C)  ............  since ancient Roman times
fishing community (C)
industrial center (C)

Sources and Contributors:
Bolonia..........  [VP]
.................  Concise Description of Flanders [web site] (2002) accessed 22 Jan 2003
Bonen..........  [VP]
..............  Concise Description of Flanders [web site] (2002) accessed 22 Jan 2003
Bononia..........  [VP]
.................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1988) 166
Boulogne..........  [GRLPSC, VP]
.................  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1988) II, 423
.................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-)
.................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1984)
Boulogne-sur-Mer..........  [BHA, GRLPSC, VP Preferred]
.............................  Columbia Lippincott Gazetteer (1961)
.............................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-)
.............................  Times Atlas of the World (1994) 32
.............................  USBGN: Foreign Gazetteers
.............................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1984)
Gesoriacum..........  [GRLPSC, VP]
.......................  MacKendrick, Roman France (1971) 253
.......................  Times Atlas of the World (1994) 89,90
.......................  Times Atlas of World History (1993) 88
.......................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1984)
Gesoriacum Bononia..........  [VP]
...................................  GRI Photo Archive, Authority File (1998) 4858
...................................  Times Atlas of World History (1993) 88
Gessoriacum..........  [GRLPSC, VP]
.......................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1984)
Subject: .....  [BHA, GRLPSC, VP]
..................  Columbia Lippincott Gazetteer (1961)
..................  Concise Description of Flanders [web site] (2002) accessed 22 Jan 2003
..................  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1988) 2; 423; II, 423
..................  GRI Photo Archive, Authority File (1998) 4858
..................  MacKendrick, Roman France (1971) 253
..................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-) -1414201
..................  Times Atlas of the World (1994) 32; 89,90
..................  Times Atlas of World History (1993) 88
..................  USBGN: Foreign Gazetteers
..................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1984)
..................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1988) 166
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]
..........  Times Atlas of the World (1999)

 

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