[Talk-GB] Matching OS Locator with OSM data

Robert Scott lists at humanleg.org.uk
Wed Apr 28 20:36:37 BST 2010


On Wednesday 28 April 2010, Tim François wrote:
> OSM name: VAN DIEMENS LANE
> OS StreetView name: VAN DIEMENS LANE
> OS Locator name: VAN DIEMEN'S LANE
> 
> So the OS Locator data adds an apostrophe, whereas StreetView leaves it off!

I don't think there are any apostrophes on streetview streets, are there?

They're probably left off because they would just be little black dashes which could be confused with features.


robert.




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