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ID: 4001768
 

Record Type: administrative
Hierarchy of Bowness-on-Solway (inhabited place)  Bowness-on-Solway (inhabited place)

Coordinates:
Lat: 54 57 00 N  degrees minutes   Lat: 54.9500  decimal degrees
Long: 003 13 00 W  degrees minutes   Long: -3.2167  decimal degrees

Note: Terminal fort of Hadrian's Wall in the west; remains of the gate and an external bath house have been found.

Names:
Bowness-on-Solway (preferred,C,V,English,U)
Bowness (C,V,English,U)
Maia (H,V)

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 Cumbria (county)  ................  Cumbria (county) (P)
Hierarchy of Bowness-on-Solway (inhabited place)  ....................  Bowness-on-Solway (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 Bowness-on-Solway (inhabited place)  ............  Bowness-on-Solway (inhabited place) (P,H)

Place Types:
inhabited place (preferred, C)  ............  was an ancient site
town (C)
fortification (C)

Sources and Contributors:
Bowness..........  [VP]
.................  Encyclopedia Britannica Online (1994-2002) accessed 03/09/2001
.................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-)
Bowness-on-Solway..........  [BHA, VP Preferred]
................................  Bartholomew Gazetteer of Britain (1986)
................................  Gazetteer of Great Britain (1987) 93
................................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-)
................................  NIMA, GEOnet Names Server (1996-1998)
Maia..........  [VP]
...........  Perseus Digital Library (2000-) accessed 03/09/2001
Subject: .....  [BHA, VP]
..................  Bartholomew Gazetteer of Britain (1986)
..................  Encyclopedia Britannica Online (1994-2002) accessed 9 March 2001; accessed 03/09/2001
..................  Gazetteer of Great Britain (1987) 93
..................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-) -2590544
..................  NIMA, GEOnet Names Server (1996-1998)
..................  Perseus Digital Library (2000-) accessed 03/09/2001
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]

 

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