[Talk-GB] Road name contradictions in the UK

phil at trigpoint.me.uk phil at trigpoint.me.uk
Fri Mar 8 09:36:23 UTC 2019


I have downloaded the spreadsheet and split the lat/lon column into two numeric columns so that I can apply bounding boxes to see what there is within the areas I have knowledge of.

Ran out of time but should get to have a look later. 

Phil (trigpoint) 

On Friday, 8 March 2019, Andy Robinson wrote:
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> From: Oisin Herriott (Insight Global Inc) via Talk-GB
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> Sent: 22 February 2019 20:47
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> Subject: [Talk-GB] Road name contradictions in the UK
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> Hi Everyone,
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> Our Open Maps team (https://github.com/microsoft/open-maps
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> ) has been continuing to work on analyzing OSM in the UK.  Some of you may
> have seen my session in Milan where we talked about Microsoft's ongoing OSM
> work in Australia.
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> We've created a list of the top 1500 streets in the UK that appear to be
> missing names along with the name that we suspect should be there. We are
> not 100% certain if our suspicious are correct and, not being local to these
> areas we are not remotely trying to fill these in. If there are folks that
> know these areas we could use your help closing these gaps. 
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> The complete list is available here:
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> https://1drv.ms/x/s!As04HHdPPfhgg4lYigS4IiWjp2JJiw
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> These are not major roads but they are associated with a large number of
> residential addresses so end up having a big impact.  We may also create a
> Maproulette challenge for these as well if that is preferable?
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> Thanks,
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> Oisin
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