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ID: 7007754
Page Link: http://vocab.getty.edu/page/tgn/7007754

 

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

Coordinates:
Lat: 52 32 00 N  degrees minutes   Lat: 52.5333  decimal degrees
Long: 019 40 00 E  degrees minutes   Long: 19.6667  decimal degrees

Note: Oldest city in Mazowsze (Masovia) region; seat of Polish rulers 1079-1138; thrived as a trade center from 14th-17th cen.; controlled by Prussia 1793-1806; returned to Poland in 1918; economy based on oil refineries, plastics & petrochemicals.

Names:
Płock (preferred,C,V)
Plock (C,V)
Plosk (C,O)
Schröttersburg (H,O)

Hierarchical Position:
Hierarchy of World (facet)    World (facet)
Hierarchy of Europe (continent)  ....  Europe (continent) (P)
Hierarchy of Poland (nation)  ........  Poland (nation) (P)
Hierarchy of Mazowieckie (voivodeship)  ............  Mazowieckie (voivodeship) (P)
Hierarchy of Płock (inhabited place)  ................  Płock (inhabited place) (P)

Place Types:
inhabited place (preferred, C)  ............  first chronicled in 10th cen., chartered as a city in 1237
city (C)
provincial capital (C)
trade center (C)
industrial center (C)
episcopal see (C)  ............  since 1075
capital (C)  ............  of a duchy from 1138-1351

Sources and Contributors:
Płock..........  [BHA, VP Preferred]
..............  Canby, Historic Places (1984) II, 742
..............  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1988) IX, 522
..............  Nagel's: Poland (1969) 94-95
..............  Times Atlas of the World (1992) 155
..............  USBGN: Foreign Gazetteers
Plock..........  [GRLPSC, VP]
..............  Columbia Lippincott Gazetteer (1961)
..............  Times Atlas of the World (1992) 155
Plosk..........  [VP]
..............  Canby, Historic Places (1984) II, 742
Schröttersburg..........  [VP]
.............................  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1988) IX, 522
Subject: .....  [BHA, GRLPSC, VP]
..................  Canby, Historic Places (1984) II, 742
..................  Columbia Lippincott Gazetteer (1961)
..................  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1988) IX, 522
..................  Nagel's: Poland (1969) 94-95
..................  Times Atlas of the World (1992) 155
..................  USBGN: Foreign Gazetteers
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]

 

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