|London Temple Church. Photograph: Laura Slater|
or via towns and places named after the Holy Land, Jerusalem has been remapped onto local landscapes for centuries, and in a bewildering variety of ways. There are Jerusalems in Arkansas, New York and Ohio, to name only a very few!
But it is also easy to get caught out. Here, for example, is the small English village of Palestine in Hampshire.
|Palestine in Hampshire. Photograph: Wikipedia|
Reference: Percy H.Reaney, The Origin of English Place-Names (London, 1960), p.96.