[Talk-GB] OSM with Wikidata: now covers UK and Ireland

Edward Betts edward at 4angle.com
Thu Mar 10 22:14:48 UTC 2016

Now fixed: http://edwardbetts.com/osm-wikidata/gb-ie/region/Isle_of_Man

Thanks for the bug report.

Colin Spiller <colin at thespillers.org.uk> wrote:
> Isle of Man conspicuous by its absence
> Colin
> Edward Betts <edward at 4angle.com> wrote:
> >I've extended my search for matches between OSM and Wikidata again. It now
> >covers all of the UK and Ireland.
> >
> >I used map data from http://download.geofabrik.de/europe/british-isles.html
> >
> >The results are grouped by region or county as well as by category.
> >
> >http://edwardbetts.com/osm-wikidata/gb-ie/
> >
> >I'm going to figure out how to upload these matches to OSM. I've registered an
> >account with the username Wikidata to use for the uploads.
> >
> >There will be one changeset per county + category for any category with 10 or
> >more matches in that county. Categories with less than 10 matches in the
> >county will be combined into a single changeset.
> >
> >OSM objects with an existing wikidata tag won't be changed.

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