[talk-au] Murchison - Square Kilometer Telescope not showing on Garmin maps

mick bareman at tpg.com.au
Tue Dec 31 02:01:25 UTC 2013


On Tue, 31 Dec 2013 11:17:30 +1100
Warin <61sundowner at gmail.com> wrote:

> Hi,
> 
> I've noted that some (if not all) of the Australian  Square Kilometer 
> Telescope north east of Murchison WA is entered (and has been for some 
> time) in OSM  but it does not show up on my Garmin maps.
> 
> 26.7S 116.7E
> entries are
> key man_made value radio telescope
> key website value http://www.atnf.csiro.au/projects/askap/
> key name value Burara (etc - some 36 so far .. many more to come)
> etc.
> 
> as the value "radio telescope" does not look to be official yet .. would 
> a value of "tower" suit - and edit the names to inculse a prefix of 
> "radio telescope" followed by the present name be an aproach that would 
> see these things actually apear on the maps?
> 
> What of Parks? Naribri? .. humm looking .. Ok Parks is a "tower" .. humm 
> some of the other details .. well yes ok ..
> 
> So it looks to me as if a value of "tower" would be best .. then add a 
> prefix to the name
> 
> tower:type .. ? umm radio telescope ? - Parks is listed as "communication"
> 
> Any other thoughts?
Radio telescope is the only reasonable and logical tag, tower is TOO vague and cummunication is inaccurite

sparrowhawk



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