[Talk-GB] Queensferry Crossing

Derick Rethans osm at derickrethans.nl
Wed Aug 30 11:10:29 UTC 2017


On Wed, 30 Aug 2017, Robert Whittaker (OSM lists) wrote:

> The new Queensferry Crossing opened this morning. There's an article
> at http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-41081556 with people
> complaining that the new bridge doesn't appear in Google maps yet.
> Although OS says they've added it to their MasterMap database, it's
> not yet on e.g.
> https://osmaps.ordnancesurvey.co.uk/55.99866,-3.40057,14 . It's also
> not yet on Bing maps.
> 
> On OSM, the bridge is mostly there, but some of the link roads at the
> north end are still marked as highway=construction. Does anyone have
> enough local knowledge to be able to fix these up correctly? There's a
> chance for a bit of publicity if OSM is the only mapping provider to
> have the bridge in place on the day it opens.

The Scottish Government has this on it:
https://www.transport.gov.scot/projects/forth-replacement-crossing/forth-replacement-crossing/#1325

cheers,
Derick



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