[Talk-GB] Importing Shell fuel stations

Lester Caine lester at lsces.co.uk
Thu Nov 16 13:05:24 UTC 2017

On 16/11/17 12:48, Robert Whittaker (OSM lists) wrote:
>> Here's a strawman to start the discussion:
>> Use Harry Wood's improved visualisation as a progress checker, with a colour
>> change for  missing filling stations to red
>> Get active mappers to add/amend data around their localities or journeys
>> Change marker colour for filling stations that are "complete" with Shell
>> data where it is correct to green
>> Watch the map turn green as we make progress
> That sounds good to me. The one issue I have with the import though is
> the reference numbers being proposed. As I think someone already noted
> in the previous discussion, these seem to belong to the third-party
> rather than being an official branch number assigned by Shell.

Anybody asked Spar if we can use THEIR list of 1054 forecourts to add
even more detail to this. Certainly many Shell and BP forecourts are
owned and run by Spar and not Shell or BP ...

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