[Talk-GB] UK coastline data

David Groom reviews at pacific-rim.net
Fri Jul 12 13:35:59 UTC 2019


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From: "Devonshire" <maps at fortyfivekev.co.uk>
To: talk-gb at openstreetmap.org
Sent: 12/07/2019 07:44:55
Subject: Re: [Talk-GB] UK coastline data

>
>On Thu, Jul 11, 2019, at 10:41 PM, Borbus wrote:
>>
>>The Dart cuts the coastline off right at the mouth, which doesn't seem 
>>right...
>>
>I think the main reason I did that back in the day is that mapping 
>coastline all the way up to Totnes seems extremely non-intuitive. 
>Someone standing on Totnes quay (10 miles inland) is not standing on 
>the coast in any meaningful way.
I agree, I long ago made the same point regarding the River Thames as it 
passes through London.
David

>
>
>I don't really care either way but what would be the benefit of 
>changing it to coastline (and slavishly copying the OS is not a 
>benefit) ?
>
>Kevin
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