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ID: 7027263
 

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

Coordinates:
Lat: 51 50 00 N  degrees minutes   Lat: 51.8333  decimal degrees
Long: 000 13 00 W  degrees minutes   Long: -0.2167  decimal degrees

Note: Near Welwyn Garden City; on the site of a Roman villa and possibly a temple; there is a church church here with Roman bricks.

Names:
Welwyn (preferred,C,V,English,U)
Welga (H,V)  ............ recorded in the Domesday Book in 1086
Welge (H,V)  ............ recorded in the Domesday Book in 1086
Wilga (H,V)  ............ recorded in the Domesday Book in 1086
Wilge (H,V)  ............ 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 Hertfordshire (county)  ................  Hertfordshire (county) (P)
Hierarchy of Welwyn (inhabited place)  ....................  Welwyn (inhabited place) (P)

Additional Parents:
Hierarchy of World (facet)    World (facet)
Hierarchy of Roman Empire (former nation/state/empire)  ....  Roman Empire (former nation/state/empire) (P,H)
Hierarchy of Britannia (province)  ........  Britannia (province) (P)
Hierarchy of Welwyn (inhabited place)  ............  Welwyn (inhabited place) (P,H)

Place Types:
inhabited place (preferred, C)
town (C)
ancient site (C)

Sources and Contributors:
Welga..........  [VP]
..............  Domesday Book (1985) 138
Welge..........  [VP]
..............  Domesday Book (1985) 138
Welwyn..........  [VP Preferred]
.................  Domesday Book (1985) 138
.................  Gazetteer of Great Britain (1999) 750
.................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-)
Wilga..........  [VP]
..............  Domesday Book (1985) 138
Wilge..........  [VP]
..............  Domesday Book (1985) 138
Subject: .....  [VP]
..................  Athena, Romano-British Sites [online] (2000) accessed 5 August 2004
..................  Domesday Book (1985) 138
..................  Gazetteer of Great Britain (1999) 750
..................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-) -2611116
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]

 

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