[Talk-GB] How to map new housing?

Lester Caine lester at lsces.co.uk
Fri Mar 8 11:23:20 UTC 2019

On 08/03/2019 10:35, Dave Abbott wrote:
> I'm quite new to OSM, and am wondering how I might go about mapping new
> housing plots in my area.
> In general, there is nothing on the imagery - I know I can walk the new
> streets and map them with GPS - but how to go about mapping the new
> buildings?
> Is there a guide I can look at?

One source of information that I use is the planning application. 
Although it may also be necessary to ask the builders if you can use it 
directly. It's a useful background on josm ... when combined with a GPS 
walk around.

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