[Imports] Importing addresses in New South Wales, Australia

Dion Moult dion at thinkmoult.com
Sat Sep 8 14:38:26 UTC 2018


Just a friendly heads up that I have prepared more suburbs for review. Same
process as before.

https://gitlab.com/dionmoult/osm-nsw-address-import/tree/master/review

The list of suburbs are:

 - CHERRYBROOK.osm
 - DUNDAS.osm
 - DUNDAS-VALLEY.osm
 - ERMINGTON.osm
 - FOR-MANUAL-REVIEW.osm
 - GORDON.osm
 - HORNSBY-HEIGHTS.osm
 - HORNSBY.osm
 - MACQUARIE-PARK.osm
 - NORMANHURST.osm
 - PENNANT-HILLS.osm
 - PYMBLE.osm
 - SOUTH-TURRAMURRA.osm
 - THORNLEIGH.osm
 - TURRAMURRA.osm
 - WAHROONGA.osm
 - WAITARA.osm
 - WARRAWEE.osm
 - WESTLEIGH.osm
 - WEST-PENNANT-HILLS.osm
 - WEST-PYMBLE.osm

On Wed, Sep 05, 2018 at 08:34:51AM +1000, Dion Moult wrote:
>    Good morning all!
>    Just a heads up that I have finally gotten around to actually uploading
>    the first set of data - only one suburb, Epping. You can see the
>    changeset here:
>    [1]https://www.openstreetmap.org/changeset/62281794
>    Now that it has been uploaded I have placed the dataset in an
>    "uploaded" directory in the repository:
>    [2]https://gitlab.com/dionmoult/osm-nsw-address-import/tree/master/uplo
>    aded
>    To better keep track of what is and isn't done, I've also done a quick
>    dump of all of the suburbs in NSW. This data is available here. It
>    contains the suburb name, postcode, rural / urban status (I will target
>    urban first), followed by coordinates of a rectangular bounding box of
>    the suburb administrative boundary.
>    [3]https://gitlab.com/dionmoult/osm-nsw-address-import/blob/master/src/
>    bounding_boxes_of_suburbs.csv
>    Based off these bounding boxes, I have done an address dump of a bunch
>    of suburbs - I will add more later this week. This data can be used to
>    easily see all the addresses in a region, so we can minimise requests
>    to the LPI servers.
>    [4]https://gitlab.com/dionmoult/osm-nsw-address-import/tree/master/data
>    Dion Moult
>    -------- Original Message --------
>    On 5 Aug. 2018, 4:25 pm, Dion Moult < dion at thinkmoult.com> wrote:
> 
>    Just a notification that there are 4 more suburbs ready for review.
>    Same conservative approach taken as before.
> 
>    [5]https://gitlab.com/dionmoult/osm-nsw-address-import/blob/master/revi
>    ew/CARLINGFORD.osm
> 
>    [6]https://gitlab.com/dionmoult/osm-nsw-address-import/blob/master/revi
>    ew/EASTWOOD.osm
> 
>    [7]https://gitlab.com/dionmoult/osm-nsw-address-import/blob/master/revi
>    ew/MARSFIELD.osm
> 
>    [8]https://gitlab.com/dionmoult/osm-nsw-address-import/blob/master/revi
>    ew/TELOPEA.osm
> 
>    Any confusing nodes have been set aside into the FOR-MANUAL-REVIEW
>    dataset:
> 
>    [9]https://gitlab.com/dionmoult/osm-nsw-address-import/blob/master/revi
>    ew/FOR-MANUAL-REVIEW.osm
> 
>    Dion Moult
> 
>    âââââââ Original Message âââââââ
> 
>    On August 5, 2018 12:43 PM, Dion Moult <dion at thinkmoult.com> wrote:
> 
>    Absolutely correct. That's why instead of trying to guess and resolve
>    it I have moved it to a separate dataset. I will do a manual survey and
>    open a separate thread to discuss my findings in the future.
> 
>    Sent from ProtonMail mobile
> 
>    -------- Original Message --------
> 
>    On 5 Aug. 2018, 8:42 am, Andrew Harvey < andrew.harvey4 at gmail.com>
>    wrote:
> 
>    On 5 August 2018 at 01:45, Martin Koppenhoefer
>    <[10]dieterdreist at gmail.com> wrote:
> 
>      It would be good to know what the actual situation is. Maybe this is
>      one entrance which leads to all those addresses (e.g. apartments),
>      maybe it is some simplification and you could create better
>      locations than all on (or close to) one point? Do you have the
>      possibility to visit some of these for ground survey?
> 
>    There's not going to be a single answer here, it's going to vary by
>    location (although it's likely to be one of a few scenarios you
>    mentioned). Ultimately it's always going to be more accurate
>    representation of what's on the group by surveying it.
> 
> References
> 
>    1. https://www.openstreetmap.org/changeset/62281794
>    2. https://gitlab.com/dionmoult/osm-nsw-address-import/tree/master/uploaded
>    3. https://gitlab.com/dionmoult/osm-nsw-address-import/blob/master/src/bounding_boxes_of_suburbs.csv
>    4. https://gitlab.com/dionmoult/osm-nsw-address-import/tree/master/data
>    5. https://gitlab.com/dionmoult/osm-nsw-address-import/blob/master/review/CARLINGFORD.osm
>    6. https://gitlab.com/dionmoult/osm-nsw-address-import/blob/master/review/EASTWOOD.osm
>    7. https://gitlab.com/dionmoult/osm-nsw-address-import/blob/master/review/MARSFIELD.osm
>    8. https://gitlab.com/dionmoult/osm-nsw-address-import/blob/master/review/TELOPEA.osm
>    9. https://gitlab.com/dionmoult/osm-nsw-address-import/blob/master/review/FOR-MANUAL-REVIEW.osm
>   10. mailto:dieterdreist at gmail.com


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Dion Moult




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