The coordinates show the position of the text on the map, as opposed to the true ground location.
The Place Names gazetteer is available under Open Data and contains a list of 336 towns and villages in Northern Ireland.
The street name gazetteer is available under Open Data and contains a full list of over 25, 000 street names in Northern Ireland along with Irish Grid coordinates and associated Unique Street Reference Number (USRN) from the Pointer address data.
Alternatively the 1:50,000 and 1:250,000 gazetteers (derived from the 1:50,000 and 1:250,000 raster datasets respectively) offer geo-referenced information on cities, towns, villages, main roads, townlands and places of interest, and are available under licence.
For more information about the gazetteer products, go to: