Place coordinates

Definition

The precise location of a place expressed according to a chosen system.

How to record

Use the appropriate standard format.

Examples

AS 3192 6024

Use

Record once only for a Place name. Additional Place coordinates can be recorded if different Place coordinate types are used; for example a latitude/longitude reference and a grid reference may be recorded for the same location.

Information group

Place information

Date created: 2017

Author: Collections Trust

Publisher: Collections Trust