[Talk-GB] PRoW surveying authorities (Was: Guidance for adding PRoW to OSM: prow_ref=)

Barry Cornelius barrycorneliusuk at gmail.com
Wed Jan 23 16:05:57 GMT 2013


On Fri, 4 Jan 2013, Rob Nickerson wrote:
> Barry,
> Local government regions in England can be very confusing. For public rights
> of way the responsibility of legally collating these on the Definitive Map
> and Statement lies with those regions that are “surveying authorities”. This
> is the same as the 152 (151 if you exclude the “City of London”) Local
> Authorities listed in the Principal Authorities table:
> http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Local_government_in_England
> ...

A belated thank you for that message which helped me a lot.

I've now added a section for Wales to:
    http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/UK_local_councils
that gives some basic information.

I hope it's OK.

-- 
Barry Cornelius
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