Place coordinates type


The locating system used to describe the coordinates of a Place.

How to record

Use a single code or term, without punctuation. Maintain a list of standard codes or terms.


LL (Latitude & longitude); NGR (National Grid reference); UTM (Universal Transverse Mercator); Altitude Depth


Record once only for Place coordinates.

Information group

Place information

Date created: 2017

Author: Collections Trust

Publisher: Collections Trust