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ID: 7004300
Page Link: http://vocab.getty.edu/page/tgn/7004300

 

Record Type: administrative
Hierarchy of Pescadores (county)  Pescadores (county)

Coordinates:
Lat: 23 30 00 N  degrees minutes   Lat: 23.5000  decimal degrees
Long: 119 30 00 E  degrees minutes   Long: 119.5000  decimal degrees

Note: Comprises 64 islands; all fresh water comes from wells, since there are no rivers in island group; traditionally settled by fishermen, who built more than 140 temples; occupied by Dutch, reverted to China, then dependency of Taiwan in 17th century.

Names:
Penghu (preferred,C,V,Chinese (transliterated),U)
Penghu (Chinese (transliterated Pinyin without tones),U)
Penghu Xian (C,V,Chinese (transliterated Pinyin without tones),U)
Penghu County (C,O,Chinese (transliterated),U)
Penghu Sian (C,V,Chinese (transliterated),U)
P'eng-hu Hsien (C,V,Chinese (transliterated),U)
P'eng-hu (C,V,Chinese (transliterated),U)
P'eng-hu Ch'un-tao (C,V)
P'eng-hu Lieh-tao (C,V)
Pescadores (C,O,English-P,U,N)  ............ named for its fishermen, by Portuguese in 16th cen.
P'eng-hu county (C,O,display)
澎湖縣 (C,V,Chinese,U)
澎湖 (C,V,Chinese,U)

Hierarchical Position:
Hierarchy of World (facet)    World (facet)
Hierarchy of Asia (continent)  ....  Asia (continent) (P)
Hierarchy of Taiwan (nation)  ........  Taiwan (nation) (P)
Hierarchy of Pescadores (county)  ............  Pescadores (county) (P)

Additional Parents:
Hierarchy of World (facet)    World (facet)
Hierarchy of Asia (continent)  ....  Asia (continent) (P)
Hierarchy of Taiwan (nation)  ........  Taiwan (nation) (P)
Hierarchy of Taiwan (island)  ............  Taiwan (island) (P)
Hierarchy of Pescadores (county)  ................  Pescadores (county) (P)

Place Types:
county (preferred, C)  ............  proclaimed in 1960
first level subdivision (C)
island group (C)

Sources and Contributors:
澎湖縣..........  [VP]
...........  NGA/NIMA database (2003-)
澎湖..........  [VP]
...........  NGA/NIMA database (2003-)
P'eng-hu..........  [VP]
.................  Cambridge World Gazetteer (1990) 632
.................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-)
Penghu..........  [VP]
.................  NGA, GEOnet Names Server (2008-) accessed 18 September 2014
.................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-)
P'eng-hu Ch'un-tao..........  [VP]
...................................  NIMA, GEOnet Names Server (1996-1998)
P'eng-hu county..........  [VP]
.............................  Getty Vocabulary Program rules
Penghu County..........  [VP]
..........................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-)
P'eng-hu Hsien..........  [VP Preferred]
.............................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-)
.............................  NIMA, GEOnet Names Server (1996-1998)
P'eng-hu Lieh-tao..........  [VP]
................................  Cambridge World Gazetteer (1990) 500
Penghu Sian..........  [VP]
.......................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-)
Penghu Xian..........  [VP]
.......................  NGA, GEOnet Names Server (2008-) accessed 18 September 2014
.......................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-)
Pescadores..........  [VP]
.......................  Cambridge World Gazetteer (1990) 500
TW17..........  [VP]
...........  NGA/NIMA database (2003-)
Subject: .....  [VP]
..................  Cambridge World Gazetteer (1990) 500; 632
..................  Getty Vocabulary Program rules
..................  NGA/NIMA database (2003-) -2635561
..................  NIMA, GEOnet Names Server (1996-1998)
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]

 

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