[Talk-GB] (London) Tube Progress
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Thu Nov 30 13:51:23 GMT 2006
On Thu, 30 Nov 2006, Andy Allan wrote:
> But even though it was taggeed as NPE-derived, I guess that since we
> were moving it around in the CC osm db, it's no longer PD information -
> especially if we were referencing CC GPX traces at the time.
Yup, it'll be full CC now.
> It, along with Fulham Broadway, are now under shopping centres, so it'll
> be harder to get coordinates without having derived from the surrounding
> osm data.
I think I did get a GPS fix in one bit of Hammersmith station, but yeah,
it's hard unless you go and stand outside the entrance
Ideally, you'd just wander round, and make a note whenever you get to a
tube station. When you get back, add it to the wiki, and to OSM. The
position in OSM might get tweaked slightly, and hence our maps improved,
but the PD info on the wiki is still good enough for almost everyone else.
If you know you added a station (the API won't tell us), I can download
the history of that node, and just add the original location to the wiki -
that'll be ok licencing wise (assuming you're happy to PD your work in
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