[Talk-GB] North Wales Mapping

Shaun McDonald shaun at shaunmcdonald.me.uk
Sun Jun 15 16:19:22 BST 2008


On 15 Jun 2008, at 16:05, John McKerrell wrote:

> Hi
>
> I've had a request for information from someone on an alternative
> mailing list about setting up a mapping party. It sounds like they've
> never done any actual mapping but think it's a good idea in general.
> They wanted an event to keep scouts, guides and air cadets busy. They
> seem to have all the resources they need (venue, computers,
> refreshments) they're just lacking in GPSes and mapping skills (and a
> date).
>
> They're in the Menai Bridge area so is there anyone around there that
> would like to get involved with this? I'd be happy to help them
> arrange it but I don't really know the area so I don't really know
> what needs doing. From the map it looks like there's a good skeleton
> but comparing it to multimap they're missing lots of detail.
>
> Let me know if you're in the area and would like to be involved with
> this.
>

You can get the OSM Foundation GPSs on Loan.
http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/index.php/GPS_Units_for_Loan

Shaun





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