[Talk-GB] Datastore musical allotments

Tom Chance tom at acrewoods.net
Mon Sep 13 19:37:00 BST 2010

On 13 September 2010 17:34, Ed Avis <eda at waniasset.com> wrote:

> Yes, using the name from the GLA sounds like a good idea,
> but with 'allotments' appended if it wasn't there already.
That has been my approach.

> Do you feel the GLA data is high-quality enough to make it
> worth adding names to existing landuse=allotment areas
> without resurveying them?  (There is a small chance the
> spreadsheet is wrong or at least disagrees with a name sign
> on the ground.)

Yes, you can always add a source:name tag in case.

> Do you feel it is good enough data to try armchair-mapping
> allotments which are missing altogether, tracing them from
> arial imagery?
Yes, though I've found that Yahoo! imagery isn't nearly good enough for most
as they are too small so you can't really see them or their correct shape
without visiting them.


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