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ID: 7026567
 

Record Type: administrative
Hierarchy of Bourton-on-the-Hill (inhabited place)  Bourton-on-the-Hill (inhabited place)

Coordinates:
Lat: 51 59 00 N  degrees minutes   Lat: 51.9833  decimal degrees
Long: 001 44 00 W  degrees minutes   Long: -1.7333  decimal degrees

Note: Was home to Sir Thomas Overbury, who was poisoned in the Tower of London in the 16th cen.

Names:
Bourton-on-the-Hill (preferred,C,V)
Bourton on the Hill (NA,V,English,U)
Bourton (NA,V,English,U)
Bortune (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 Gloucestershire (county)  ................  Gloucestershire (county) (P)
Hierarchy of Bourton-on-the-Hill (inhabited place)  ....................  Bourton-on-the-Hill (inhabited place) (P)

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

Sources and Contributors:
Bortune..........  [VP]
.................  Domesday Book (1985) 111
Bourton..........  [VP]
.................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-)
Bourton-on-the-Hill..........  [VP Preferred]
...................................  Domesday Book (1985) 111
...................................  Gazetteer of Great Britain (1999) 89
Bourton on the Hill..........  [VP]
...................................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-)
Subject: .....  [VP]
..................  Domesday Book (1985) 111
..................  Gazetteer of Great Britain (1999) 89
..................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-) -2590505
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]

 

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