[OSM-talk] wikiproject rail?
richard at systemeD.net
Tue Oct 3 14:38:40 BST 2006
Quoting Robert Hart <Robert.Hart at BuroHappold.com>:
> I have been trying to record traces for the trains I use. It isn't always
> easy though because GPS reception can be quite bad on trains, especially in
> cuttings, tunnels, and stations. You also don't have the option to take a
> detour to take in a short branch that hasn't been done before....
But yes, I think it's pretty much impossible just from GPS sources.
There are so many freight-only lines, routes where Virgin Voyagers and
Pendolinos are the only trains (= no GPS reception), and so on.
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