[Talk-GB] OT: Britglyph project

Thomas Wood grand.edgemaster at gmail.com
Tue Jan 6 17:14:42 GMT 2009


2009/1/6 Ben Ward <ben at crouchingbadger.com>:
> Hi folks,
>
> Sorry for the off-topic here, but there's a small project going on at
> the moment to make a "glyph" across the UK
>
> http://britglyph.com
>
> Effectively it's a bit like geocaching except you take your own stone
> and photograph it there.  Perhaps this is too far off-topic for most,
> but I did map some roads in Berkshire while I was at it, which I just
> wouldn't have done otherwise. Bear in mind the deadline is the 9th
> Jan.
>
> Interestingly there's a particular lack of people in the South (mostly
> Hants/Wiltshire/Dorset) which kind of ties in with the patchy coverage
> in OSM for some of the southwest areas. Here be dragons and tinfoil
> hats. ;-)
>
> Ben
> --
> ben at crouchingbadger.com | http://crouchingbadger.com
> 51.717817,-1.225855

Nice to see that they use OSM via their choice of mapping library -
modest maps :)


-- 
Regards,
Thomas Wood
(Edgemaster)




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