[Talk-GB] Another UPRN/ oddity

Mark Goodge mark at good-stuff.co.uk
Thu Jul 23 08:17:47 UTC 2020

On 23/07/2020 00:16, Andy Mabbett wrote:
> Here's a good one...
> I know the street at:
>     https://www.openstreetmap.org/?mlat=52.54633&mlon=-1.91892#map=19/52.54633/-1.91892
> which is a side-loop off the Queslett Road dual carriageway (and,
> indeed is the original alignment of Queslett Road, before the dual
> carriageway was built), as being also "Queslett Road". OSM sensibly
> agrees with me, as does Royal Mail's address/postcode-finder. As did a
> friend who lived there, many years ago.


> The house nearest to my marker is 229 Queslett Road. Its UPRN is
> 100070487637; and the government flood warning service also says its
> address is Queslett Road:
>     https://flood-warning-information.service.gov.uk/long-term-flood-risk/risk?address=100070487637

The PAF also has it as Queslett Road.

> But the USRN for the loop is given on "Find My Street" as 2708337,
> which is Booths Lane.

But here's an interesting thing. None of the properties on that section 
of street are linked to USRN 2708337 in the open UPRN database:


The USRN that 100070487637 is associated with is 2704593:


Which is Queslett Road:


I think that what you've found, therefore, is simply an[other] error in 
the USRN database.


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