[Talk-GB] too many universities in Cambridge

Dan S danstowell+osm at gmail.com
Fri May 22 14:00:35 UTC 2015


2015-05-22 14:49 GMT+01:00 Andy Allan <gravitystorm at gmail.com>:
> On 22 May 2015 at 14:27, David Earl <david at frankieandshadow.com> wrote:
>> Andy, the operator tags are all the same, not the building names.
>
> No, they really aren't.
>
> http://www.openstreetmap.org/way/148247775 - "Churchill College
> (University of Cambridge)"
> http://www.openstreetmap.org/way/12861651 - "University of Cambridge"
> http://www.openstreetmap.org/way/98523431 - "Clare College (University
> of Cambridge)"

but David's using a constrained and documented set of operator tags,
not free-text. I think that's good. The oxbridge college system makes
this a difficult case study! I think the operator tags here are
appropriate.

Dan



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