[Tagging] tagging historic ruins

Martin Koppenhoefer dieterdreist at gmail.com
Sun Jan 5 19:12:19 UTC 2020



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> On 5. Jan 2020, at 19:55, Tod Fitch <tod at fitchfamily.org> wrote:
> 
> One trouble with names it that the people who lived in those areas moved out long before the advent of written documentation so we don’t know what they called the places. All the names are from later peoples (different native American tribes moving in, Spanish or Anglo).


it’s not really an issue for us, because we use the current common name in the name tag, names from 1300AD  would probably go into old_name if they were still known ;-)


Cheers Martin 


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