Place name type


The nature or category of Place recorded.

How to record

Use a single term, without punctuation or capitalisation. Maintain a list of standard terms.


baths; chambered tomb; market square; town; city; village; continent; sub-continent; site; building number; field; vice county; county; country; building name; state


As many times as required for a Place, to reflect different uses of a site.

Information group

Place information

Date created: 2017

Author: Collections Trust

Publisher: Collections Trust