[Talk-GB] Whether to tag/best tag for an unofficial name?

Adam Snape adam.c.snape at gmail.com
Wed May 31 17:44:50 UTC 2017


Hi,

But we do.include local names which are neither official nor signed. There
is at least some inconsistency in application of the verifiability criteria.

Adam

On 31 May 2017 6:38 p.m., "Philip Barnes" <phil at trigpoint.me.uk> wrote:

> On Wed, 2017-05-31 at 18:29 +0100, Adam Snape wrote:
> > Hi
> >
> > "Is it signed as such?"
> >
> > No. No signed or official name.
>
> We have had issues with other mappers adding made up fantasy
> descriptive names to motorways and trunk roads, these have been removed
> as there is no evidence of them existing. This should go the same way.
>
> Motorways in the UK do no have names and OSM is not the place for this,
> we map what really exists and is verifiable.
>
> Phil (trigpoint)
>
>
>
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