[Talk-GB] NaPTAN station codes

Tom Chance tom at acrewoods.net
Tue Oct 26 09:09:20 BST 2010


On 24 October 2010 23:46, Shaun McDonald <shaun at shaunmcdonald.me.uk> wrote:

> >> National Rail seems to use a three-letter code for stations - does that
> have any
> >> relationship to this NaPTAN code?
> >
> > Nailsea and Backwell's is NLS, which does not appear in the Naptan
> > code, "9100NAILSEA" listed above.
> >
> > Wikipedia has all these codes, in article infoboxes. I would urge that
> > they be added to OSM.
>
> I have been adding the three letter short code as the ref tag when I have
> been editing around stations. e.g.
> http://www.openstreetmap.org/browse/node/9779990
>
>
As have I, indeed I added a job lot of them to lots of inner south London
stations back in January:
http://www.openstreetmap.org/browse/changeset/3709824

Tom

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