[OSM-talk] Coastlines

Dan Karran dan at karran.net
Wed Mar 22 08:46:50 GMT 2006


On 3/22/06, Simon Hewison <simon at zymurgy.org> wrote:

> Some of the classified places, where they look after the nukes, etc have
> some "interesting" artistic license on the official Ordnance Survey
> maps, like either not being there at all, or made to look like something
> else entirely. Sites like multimap that allow maps to be overlaid onto
> aerial photography make this sort of deception crystal-clear.

One thing that I found interesting when visiting the OS offices was
that whilst they change their maps (or have changed them in the past)
to disguise some of these installations, they don't change anything on
their own imagery layer.


Dan

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