[Talk-GB] UPRN Locations Map

Andy Mabbett andy at pigsonthewing.org.uk
Fri Jul 3 10:57:29 UTC 2020

On Thu, 2 Jul 2020 at 17:38, Robert Whittaker (OSM lists)
<robert.whittaker+osm at gmail.com> wrote:
> I've set up a quick slippy map with the UPRN locations shown:
> https://osm.mathmos.net/addresses/uprn/ (zoom in to level 16 to show the data)

Thank you.

> The UPRN dataset literally just contains the UPRN number and its
> coordinates (both OS National Grid and WGS lat/lon).

For England at least, UPRNs can be turned into web links, in the format:


which allows the address to be verified.

We're planning to import UPRNs into Wikidata; here's the above value,
for example:


so for notable buildings at least, a reverse lookup will be possible,
using the Wikidata API, or, for example:


Andy Mabbett

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