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ID: 7026330
 

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

Coordinates:
Lat: 51 53 00 N  degrees minutes   Lat: 51.8833  decimal degrees
Long: 000 50 00 E  degrees minutes   Long: 0.8333  decimal degrees

Note: Named after the 'stone way' used by the Romans en route from Colchester; the Roman-bricked Norman church was a wayside chapel for pilgrims.

Names:
Stanway (preferred,C,V)
Stanewega (H,V)  ............ recorded 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 Stanway (inhabited place)  ....................  Stanway (inhabited place) (P)

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

Sources and Contributors:
Stanewega..........  [VP]
....................  Domesday Book (1985) 105
Stanway..........  [VP Preferred]
.................  Domesday Book (1985) 105
.................  Gazetteer of Great Britain (1999) 673
Subject: .....  [VP]
..................  Domesday Book (1985) 105
..................  Gazetteer of Great Britain (1999) 673
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]

 

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