[talk-ph] sample addresses

maning sambale emmanuel.sambale at gmail.com
Mon Mar 23 00:59:17 GMT 2009


There's also some variations here:
http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/WikiProject_Philippines/Philippine_addressing#Addressing_variations

On Sun, Mar 22, 2009 at 9:43 AM, Ronny Ager-Wick - Develo Ltd.
<raw at develo.ltd.uk> wrote:
> In preparing for the address entry system, it would be useful to have a
> lot of different address types, so we know we will be able to handle all
> of them.
> If they can be listed like this, it will make complete sense for
> everyone: (including me :) )
>
> 999 San Nicolas Dos         - House Number + Barangay (note: "Dos" is
> frequently replaced by "2" or "II")
> Magalang, Pampanga 2011     - Town, Province + postal code
>
> 99 Gen. Segundo St.         - House Number + Street name
> Heroes Hill                 - Area or Subdivision
> Quezon City                 - City
>
> Rizal Street 999            - Street name + house number
> Barangay Lourdes            - Barangay
> Angeles City 2009           - City + postal code
>
> Ground Floor, Manzen Bldg   - Floor + Building name
> Santo Rosario St            - Street
> Angeles, 2009               - City (note lack of word city) + postal code
> (this one i particularly annoying, as I could walk up and down the
> entire Sto Rosario St without ever figuring out which building it is, as
> building names rarely are advertised very visibly. Our db and system
> should ideally be able to translate this into a house number)
>
> Lot 99 Blk. 1 Road Lot 6 Phase 1  - lot number + block number + ????? +
> phase number
> Pacific Heights Subd.             - subdivision
> Brgy. Tamayo, Calaca              - barangay + area within barangay (?)
> Batangas City                     - city
>
> Lot 3 Blk 11                      - lot number + block number
> Lipa Country Estate Bulacnin      - Subdivision + I assume Bulacnin is
> either an area or a barangay (?)
> Lipa City                         - city
>
> Lot 18 Blk 18 Phase 3B            - lot number + block number + phase
> number (and letter!)
> The Ridge Brgy. San Gregorio      - subdivision name and barangay (note
> lack of comma)
> Laurel, Batangas                  - town, province
>
> If we can compile a list of all kinds of normal and weird addresses and
> their meaning, that would be great! Then we can make it as easy as
> possible to first of all enter them, but secondly, automatically detect
> them and match with an existing address in the database.
>
> Ronny.
>
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