[Talk-GB] NaPTAN Bus Stops

Peter Miller peter.miller at itoworld.com
Thu Dec 13 06:24:43 GMT 2012


Sounds good. Do however check out the code Thomas Wood wrote for a complete
NaPTAN importer a long time back.
http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/NaPTAN/Import


Regards,


Peter


On 11 December 2012 21:55, Barry Cornelius <barrycorneliusuk at gmail.com>wrote:

> On Tue, 11 Dec 2012, Donald Noble wrote:
>
>> I tried downloading the XML file from data.gov.uk:
>>
>
> The XML file is mentioned at:
>    http://data.gov.uk/dataset/**naptan <http://data.gov.uk/dataset/naptan>
> and it is available as a zip file at:
>    http://www.dft.gov.uk/NaPTAN/**snapshot/NaPTANxml.zip<http://www.dft.gov.uk/NaPTAN/snapshot/NaPTANxml.zip>
> I think it gets regularly updated.
>
>  but when I opened it the 500MB file was all on the second line, apart
>> from the XML version tag on the first line. This meant I struggled to even
>> look at the file to see if I could do anything useful with it.
>>
>
> The file NaPTANxml.zip is about 31MB and, as you say, after unzipping it
> NaPTAN.xml is about 500MB.  If you're using linux, you can format
> NaPTAN.xml using:
>    xmllint --format NaPTAN.xml >format.xml
> The file format.xml is about 750MB.  I think xmllint is in the debian
> package called libxml2-utils.
>
>
>  Therefore I was wondering if anyone has (or is able to produce) an
>> extract for the area around Glasgow (or even for Scotland) preferably
>> already in osm format that I could use.
>>
>
> I haven't done that.  However, in case it's of any use, I've put a zipped
> version of format.xml at:
>    http://www.rowmaps.com/**temporary/format.zip<http://www.rowmaps.com/temporary/format.zip>
> It's about 36MB.  I regard this directory as a temporary space and so I
> will delete this file later.  Regard it as having the same licence as the
> original file:
>    http://www.nationalarchives.**gov.uk/doc/open-government-**licence/<http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/doc/open-government-licence/>
>
> To whet your appetite, here's an extract:
>     <StopPoint CreationDateTime="2003-08-**27T00:00:00"
> ModificationDateTime="2012-07-**02T14:24:40" Modification="new"
> RevisionNumber="0" Status="active">
>       <AtcoCode>60901000</AtcoCode>
>       <NaptanCode>45238737</**NaptanCode>
>       <Descriptor>
>         <CommonName>Balmore Square</CommonName>
>         <Landmark>Balmore Square</Landmark>
>         <Street>Balmore Road</Street>
>         <Indicator>before</Indicator>
>       </Descriptor>
>       <Place>
>         <NptgLocalityRef>N0076070</**NptgLocalityRef>
>         <Town>Glasgow</Town>
>         <LocalityCentre>1</**LocalityCentre>
>         <Location>
>           <Translation>
>             <GridType>UKOS</GridType>
>             <Easting>258877</Easting>
>             <Northing>668372</Northing>
>             <Longitude>-4.2579340692</**Longitude>
>             <Latitude>55.8877326565</**Latitude>
>           </Translation>
>         </Location>
>       </Place>
>       <StopClassification>
>         <StopType>BCT</StopType>
>         <OnStreet>
>           <Bus>
>             <BusStopType>MKD</BusStopType>
>             <TimingStatus>OTH</**TimingStatus>
>             <MarkedPoint>
>               <Bearing>
>                 <CompassPoint>NW</**CompassPoint>
>               </Bearing>
>             </MarkedPoint>
>           </Bus>
>         </OnStreet>
>       </StopClassification>
>       <StopAreas>
>         <StopAreaRef CreationDateTime="2012-11-**28T15:27:31"
> Modification="new" Status="active">609G04088</**StopAreaRef>
>       </StopAreas>
>       <AdministrativeAreaRef>127</**AdministrativeAreaRef>
>       <PlusbusZones>
>         <PlusbusZoneRef CreationDateTime="2010-10-**07T14:27:15"
> ModificationDateTime="2010-10-**07T14:27:15" Modification="new"
> RevisionNumber="0" Status="active">GLGC</**PlusbusZoneRef>
>       </PlusbusZones>
>     </StopPoint>
>
> There's some explanation at:
>    http://www.dft.gov.uk/naptan/**schema/2.1/guide/naptan-**070325.doc<http://www.dft.gov.uk/naptan/schema/2.1/guide/naptan-070325.doc>
>
> --
> Barry Cornelius
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