[Talk-GB] Quarterly Project: Addresses and Postcodes

Andy Townsend ajt1047 at gmail.com
Thu Oct 19 13:02:11 UTC 2017


On 19/10/2017 13:15, Adam Snape wrote:
> ....To my mind Nominatim should use postal addresses where tagged in 
> OSM rather than trying to interpolate a address from admin boundaries. 
> As a backup it is better than nothing but it prodcues some bizarre 
> results. Somebody might live in Blackburn or Darwen, but they don't 
> live in Blackburn with Darwen

I'd much rather that Nominatim tried to guess where I actually live 
rather than the "legal fictions" that the Post Office (or whoever 
they've been sold to now) seem to rely on.

Regards,

Andy




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