[Talk-GB] GeoPlace / USRN Re: Address list
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Sat Dec 4 10:20:02 GMT 2010
On Friday 03 Dec 2010 12:11:25 Chris Hill wrote:
> A new national Address list is to be created for England & Wales.
GeoPlace™ – a government initiative for national addressing
New agreement set to create a single address database
LGA media release – 3 December 2010
& http://www.lga.gov.uk/lga/core/page.do?pageId=15377046 )
UK.gov: One address-location database to rule them all
Mighty GeoPlace to emblobbenate private & public data
Although this move does not free up the data but it removes some obstacles on
the way to achieving that, as well as being worth while for society in it's
own right with data of Ordnance Survey's Address Layer 2 coming together with
the local gov's National Land and Property Gazetteer http://www.nlpg.org.uk .
Do I feel a 'Free the UPRN' effort in vain of 'Free the Postcode' taking shape
as Unique Property Reference Number (UPRN) become more used?
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