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ID: 7004541
Page Link: http://vocab.getty.edu/page/tgn/7004541

 

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

Coordinates:
Lat: 22 17 00 N  degrees minutes   Lat: 22.2833  decimal degrees
Long: 114 09 00 E  degrees minutes   Long: 114.1500  decimal degrees

Note: Formerly regarded as the capital of the Crown Colony, since it is the seat of British administration; important seaport city, noted for its extensive wharves.

Names:
Victoria (preferred,C,V)
Hong Kong (C,V)
Xianggang (C,V)

Hierarchical Position:
Hierarchy of World (facet)    World (facet)
Hierarchy of Asia (continent)  ....  Asia (continent) (P)
Hierarchy of Zhongguo (nation)  ........  Zhongguo (nation) (P)
Hierarchy of Hong Kong (semi-independent political entity)  ............  Hong Kong (semi-independent political entity) (P)
Hierarchy of Victoria (inhabited place)  ................  Victoria (inhabited place) (P)

Additional Parents:
Hierarchy of World (facet)    World (facet)
Hierarchy of Asia (continent)  ....  Asia (continent) (P)
Hierarchy of Zhongguo (nation)  ........  Zhongguo (nation) (P)
Hierarchy of Hong Kong (semi-independent political entity)  ............  Hong Kong (semi-independent political entity) (P)
Hierarchy of Hong Kong (island)  ................  Hong Kong (island) (P)
Hierarchy of Victoria (inhabited place)  ....................  Victoria (inhabited place) (P)

Place Types:
inhabited place (preferred, C)
city (C)
port (C)
capital (H)  ............  formerly seat of British authority

Sources and Contributors:
Hong Kong..........  [BHA, VP]
....................  Columbia Lippincott Gazetteer (1961)
....................  Petit Robert II, Noms (1989)
....................  Th├ęsaurus Noms de Lieux (1980)
....................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1984)
Victoria..........  [VP Preferred]
.................  Britannica Book of the Year (1992) 616
.................  NIMA, GEOnet Names Server (1996-1998)
.................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1988) 1296
Xianggang..........  [VP]
....................  Rand McNally Atlas (1994) I-184
Subject: .....  [BHA, VP]
..................  Britannica Book of the Year (1992) 616
..................  Columbia Lippincott Gazetteer (1961)
..................  NIMA, GEOnet Names Server (1996-1998)
..................  Petit Robert II, Noms (1989)
..................  Rand McNally Atlas (1994) I-184
..................  Th├ęsaurus Noms de Lieux (1980)
..................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1984)
..................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1988) 1296
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]

 

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