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ID: 6006371
 

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

Coordinates:
Lat: 52 40 00 N  degrees minutes   Lat: 52.6667  decimal degrees
Long: 002 39 00 W  degrees minutes   Long: -2.6500  decimal degrees

Note: Site of an Iron Age fort and remains of a large Roman fort, public baths, and forum.

Names:
Wroxeter (preferred,C,V,English,U)
Uriconium (H,O)  ............ Roman name
Viroconium (H,O)  ............ Roman name
Viroconium Cornoviorum (H,O)  ............ Roman name

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 Shropshire (county)  ................  Shropshire (county) (P)
Hierarchy of Wroxeter (inhabited place)  ....................  Wroxeter (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 Wroxeter (inhabited place)  ............  Wroxeter (inhabited place) (P,H)

Place Types:
inhabited place (preferred, C)  ............  occupied under Ostorius Scalula ca. 50
town (C)
capital (H)  ............  of kingdom of Britannia Secunda, founded before 70 CE, abandoned ca. 400

Sources and Contributors:
Uriconium..........  [VP]
....................  Blue Guide: England (1980) 388
Viroconium..........  [VP]
.......................  Times Atlas of World History (1993) 359
Viroconium Cornoviorum..........  [VP]
.........................................  Princeton Encyclopedia of Classical Sites (1979) 984
Wroxeter..........  [VP Preferred]
.................  Blue Guide: England (1980) 388
.................  Gazetteer of Great Britain (1987) 803
.................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-)
.................  Princeton Encyclopedia of Classical Sites (1979) 984
.................  Times Atlas of the World (1994) 217
Subject: .....  [VP]
..................  Blue Guide: England (1980) 388
..................  Gazetteer of Great Britain (1987) 803
..................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-) -2612199
..................  Princeton Encyclopedia of Classical Sites (1979) 984
..................  Times Atlas of the World (1994) 217
..................  Times Atlas of World History (1993) 359
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]

 

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