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ID: 7026194
 

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

Coordinates:
Lat: 52 01 00 N  degrees minutes   Lat: 52.0167  decimal degrees
Long: 000 39 00 E  degrees minutes   Long: 0.6500  decimal degrees

Note: A Roman-bricked Norman church is here; Captain Oates, who died trying to save others in Scott's 1912 Antartic expedition, was born here.

Names:
Gestingthorpe (preferred,C,V,English,U)
Gestingthorne (NA,V,English,U)
Ghestingetorp (H,V,Early Modern English,U,N)  ............ recorded in the Domesday Book in 1086
Glestingethorp (H,V,Early Modern English,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 Essex (county)  ................  Essex (county) (P)
Hierarchy of Gestingthorpe (inhabited place)  ....................  Gestingthorpe (inhabited place) (P)

Place Types:
inhabited place (preferred, C)
village (C)

Sources and Contributors:
Gestingthorne..........  [VP]
..........................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-)
Gestingthorpe..........  [VP Preferred]
..........................  Domesday Book (1985) 102
..........................  Gazetteer of Great Britain (1999) 291
..........................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-)
Ghestingetorp..........  [VP]
..........................  Domesday Book (1985) 102
Glestingethorp..........  [VP]
.............................  Domesday Book (1985) 102
Subject: .....  [VP]
..................  Domesday Book (1985) 102
..................  Gazetteer of Great Britain (1999) 291
..................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-) -2596906
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]

 

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