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ID: 7010723
 

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

Coordinates:
Lat: 53 14 00 N  degrees minutes   Lat: 53.2333  decimal degrees
Long: 000 32 00 W  degrees minutes   Long: -0.5333  decimal degrees

Note: Important Roman town on line of Fosse Way and Ermine Sreet; Roman remains include stone gates, fountains, and baths; there is also a large 12th-century cathedral; castle built by William I; site of rebellion during reign of Henry VIII; industry began in the 18th century; birthplace of tanks during World War I.

Names:
Lincoln (preferred,C,V,English,U)
Lincolia (H,V)  ............ recorded in the Domesday Book in 1086
Lincoliae (H,V)  ............ recorded in the Domesday Book in 1086
Lindum (H,O)
Lindum Colonia (H,O)  ............ from ca. 80-86

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 Lincolnshire (county)  ................  Lincolnshire (county) (P)
Hierarchy of Lincoln (inhabited place)  ....................  Lincoln (inhabited place) (P)

Additional Parents:
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 Mercia (historical region)  ................  Mercia (historical region) (P,H)
Hierarchy of Lincoln (inhabited place)  ....................  Lincoln (inhabited place)
 
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 Lincoln (inhabited place)  ............  Lincoln (inhabited place) (P,H)

Place Types:
inhabited place (preferred, C)  ............  occupied by Romans in 47
city (C)  ............  chartered in 1154
county seat (C)
industrial center (C)
market center (C)
transportation center (C)
episcopal see (C)  ............  since 1072
capital (H)
provincial capital (H)  ............  of the Roman province Flavia Caesariensis, from the early 4th century CE
Ancient Roman (H)
Romano-British (H)
regional capital (C)

Related geographic places:
capital of ....  Flavia Caesariensis .......... (province)
..................  (World, Roman Republic and Empire, Britannia, Britannia Inferior) [7030357]
..................  from the early 4th century CE

Sources and Contributors:
Lincolia..........  [VP]
.................  Domesday Book (1985) 172
Lincoliae..........  [VP]
....................  Domesday Book (1985) 172
Lincoln..........  [BHA, GRLPSC, VP Preferred]
.................  Bartholomew Gazetteer of Britain (1986)
.................  Blue Guide: England (1980) 516
.................  Canby, Historic Places (1984) 1:522
.................  Domesday Book (1985) 172
.................  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1988) 7:369
.................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-)
.................  NIMA, GEOnet Names Server (1996-1998)
.................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1984)
Lindum..........  [VP]
.................  Times Atlas of World History (1993) 348
Lindum Colonia..........  [VP]
.............................  Blue Guide: England (1980) 516
Subject: .....  [BHA, GRLPSC, VP]
..................  Bartholomew Gazetteer of Britain (1986)
..................  Blue Guide: England (1980) 516
..................  Canby, Historic Places (1984) 1:522
..................  Domesday Book (1985) 172
..................  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1988) 7:369
..................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-) -2601144
..................  NIMA, GEOnet Names Server (1996-1998)
..................  Times Atlas of World History (1993) 348
..................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1984)
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]

 

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