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ID: 1030428
 

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

Coordinates:
Lat: 53 48 00 N  degrees minutes   Lat: 53.8000  decimal degrees
Long: 002 32 00 W  degrees minutes   Long: -2.5333  decimal degrees

Note: On the north bank of the River Ribble where it meets the Irish Sea; fort founded by the Romans in the Flavian period was the largest fort in Lancashire, at the junction of roads leading to Chester, York and Carlisle; ruined by the Scots in 1323.

Names:
Ribchester (preferred,C,V,English,U)
Bremetennacum (H,V)
Bremetennacum Veteranorum (H,V)  ............ ancient
Ribelcastre (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 Lancashire (county)  ................  Lancashire (county) (P)
Hierarchy of Ribchester (inhabited place)  ....................  Ribchester (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 Ribchester (inhabited place)  ............  Ribchester (inhabited place) (P,H)

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

Sources and Contributors:
Bremetennacum..........  [VP]
..........................  Athena, Romano-British Sites [online] (2000)
Bremetennacum Veteranorum..........  [VP]
............................................  GRI Photo Archive, Authority File (1998) 13036
Ribchester..........  [VP Preferred]
.......................  Domesday Book (1985) 154
.......................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-)
.......................  Rand McNally Atlas (1994) I-144
Ribelcastre..........  [VP]
.......................  Domesday Book (1985) 156
Subject: .....  [VP]
..................  Athena, Romano-British Sites [online] (2000)
..................  Domesday Book (1985) 154; 156
..................  GRI Photo Archive, Authority File (1998) 13036
..................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-) -2606247
..................  Rand McNally Atlas (1994) I-144
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]

 

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