[OSM-talk] postcode idea

Putler, Dan Dan.Putler at sauder.ubc.ca
Thu Mar 30 06:10:33 BST 2006


Would it also be possible to get the individual's house number as  
well? If you know the street name, which I am assuming you would, it  
would be a start in collecting address range information.

Dan

On 29-Mar-06, at 3:19 PM, SteveC wrote:

> Ojw on the wiki had a great idea (with 20:20 hindsight obvious)
>
> http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/index.php/IsleOfWightPostcode
>
> So, when mapping in the UK how about it? I certainly am up for it. We
> can fit maybe 8 of those on an A4 sheet. It helps to have two people
> doing it as one can read the coords, the other can write them.
>
> A phone number is trivial, my mobile lets me pick up messages for free
> for example.
>
> Can someone do a PDF we can print out and copy? I can make the landing
> page something more descriptive (on freethepostcode.org) so it's more
> obvious that openstreetmap exists and so on.
>
> have fun,
>
> SteveC steve at asklater.com http://www.asklater.com/steve/
>
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