[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


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


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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