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ID: 7025871
 

Record Type: administrative
Hierarchy of Nether Compton (inhabited place)  Nether Compton (inhabited place)

Coordinates:
Lat: 50 57 00 N  degrees minutes   Lat: 50.9500  decimal degrees
Long: 002 34 00 W  degrees minutes   Long: -2.5667  decimal degrees

Note: Was once one village along with Over Compton; nearby Compton House is a farm where butterflies and moths are bred.

Names:
Nether Compton (preferred,C,V)
Contone (H,V,Early Modern 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 Dorset (county)  ................  Dorset (county) (P)
Hierarchy of Nether Compton (inhabited place)  ....................  Nether Compton (inhabited place) (P)

Place Types:
inhabited place (preferred, C)

Related geographic places:
related to ....  Over Compton .......... (inhabited place)
..................  (World, Europe, United Kingdom, England, Dorset) [7025872]

Sources and Contributors:
Contone..........  [VP]
.................  Domesday Book (1985) 93
Nether Compton..........  [VP Preferred]
.............................  Domesday Book (1985) 93
.............................  Gazetteer of Great Britain (1999) 522
Subject: .....  [VP]
..................  Domesday Book (1985) 93
..................  Gazetteer of Great Britain (1999) 522
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]

 

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