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Unique Code-Point Open locations polygons

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Depositor dc.contributor Crone, James
Institution dc.contributor.other University of Edinburgh
Spatial Coverage dc.coverage.spatial northlimit=61.1784;eastlimit=3.7814;southlimit=49.2337;westlimit=-8.2548;
Dataset Date dc.coverage.temporal 2010-09-13
Date Accessioned 2010-09-13T11:25:35Z
Date Available 2010-09-13T11:25:35Z
Date Issued 2010-09-13
Data Set dc.identifier
Permanent Identifier dc.identifier.uri
Lineage dc.description Dataset created by reducing all records in Code-Point Open to a unique point set based on Easting & Northing, allocating the most frequently occurring postcode area at each unique location by sub-stringing unit postcode labels and then creating a thiessen polygon coverage from the pointset in arcinfo workstation.
Abstract dc.description.abstract 1,572,685 polygon records with EASTING,NORTHING and PAREA (postcode area) fields. Individual polygons could be aggregated using PAREA field and entire coverage clipped to a coastline dataset to give a GB Postcode Area dataset.
Format dc.format ESRI Shapefile
Language dc.language.iso en
Additional Licence Information dc.rights This data is made available under the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 license whose full text can be found at
Subject dc.subject Postcodes
Additional Keyword dc.subject.classification Boundaries
Additional Keyword dc.subject.classification Location
Title dc.title Unique Code-Point Open locations polygons
Type dc.type GIS vector data

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