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1 Place qualifiers
Use PLACE 1* Qualifier codes WITH appropriate subject codes for: indicating the geographical scope and applicability of the content, such as the location of a travel guide, the setting of a novel, the jurisdiction to which laws apply, the history of a particular place, etc. Where options exist, e.g. terms representing actual, historical, cultural, administrative, or geophysical entities, use the expression that best suits the content. Where no code exists for a specific location, use the nearest most appropriate broader code that includes it. DO NOT USE: to indicate any geographical aspect that is not to do with the content or subject of a book (e.g. place of publication, market availability, nationality of author – this is described in other metadata, etc). National extensions (i.e. 1*-xx- format codes, where ‘xx’ indicates a country code) can be assigned by any user, and are not exclusive to users in the indicated country. This section is not intended as an exhaustive gazetteer of all places but a list of commonly used locations in the global book supply chain. DO NOT USE: code “1” itself, but select appropriate specific qualifiers from section 1*
1D Europe
1DD Western Europe
1DDU United Kingdom, Great Britain
1DDU-GB-S Scotland
1DDU-GB-SH Northern Scotland, Highlands and Islands
1DDU-GB-SHA Aberdeen and Deeside 1.2.6
1DDU-GB-SHG The Grampians
Class here: Lochnagar, Speyside etc
1.2.6 1.4
1DDU-GB-SHN Loch Ness and the Great Glen
Class here: Caledonian Canal
1.2.6 1.4
1DDU-GB-SHV Inverness 1.2.6
1DDU-GB-SHW Northwest Highlands
Class here: Torridon Hills, Ross, Cromarty, Sutherland, Caithness, Kyle of Lochalsh, Cape Wrath etc
1.2.6 1.4
1DDU-GB-SHF Orkney Islands
Class here: Scapa Flow, Hoy, Kirkwall, Skara Brae
1DDU-GB-SHJ Shetland Islands
Class here: Lerwick
1DDU-GB-SHL Western Isles, Outer Hebrides
Class here: Lewis, Harris, Uist, Benbecula, Barra, Na h-Eileanan Siar, Innse Gall
1DDU-GB-SHP Inner Hebrides
Class here: Coll, Colonsay, Eigg, Islay, Jura, Rùm, Tiree, Na h-Eileanan a-staigh, Na h-Eileanan Tarsainn, Small Isles
1.2.6 1.4
1DDU-GB-SHR Isle of Arran 1.2.6
1DDU-GB-SHT Loch Lomond and the Trossachs
Class here: Ben Lui, the Cobbler, Arrochar Alps
1.2.6 1.4

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