[Talk-GB] Incorrect spelling of "cemetery"

Paul Berry pmberry2007 at gmail.com
Thu Mar 24 11:33:40 UTC 2016

Plenty of misspellings outside of the UK but within the Anglosphere, as
Nominatim will show. You could be fixing them for some time.


On 24 March 2016 at 11:26, Andy Townsend <ajt1047 at gmail.com> wrote:

> On 24/03/2016 11:14, Stuart Reynolds wrote:
>> Can I propose that someone who is more knowledgeable than me does a
>> mechanical edit within the UK to correct “Cemetary” to “Cemetery”?
> I added a bunch of notes for misspelt cemeteries a while back (mainly
> trying to provide an "in" for new local mappers) so if anyone does pick
> this up please check for local notes too - and also for other variations
> such as "cemetry" etc. :)
> There are occasionally "valid odd spellings" ("Kilbourne Road", which goes
> to "Kilburn", comes to mind) but other than in made-up business names, I
> can't think of a valid misspelling of a regular English noun.
> Cheers,
> Andy
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