[OSM-talk] shortened names
ed at loach.me.uk
Wed Jul 27 01:40:42 BST 2011
> > i've been told it's st albans, not saint albans as i 'corrected'
> I think it is actually written "St Albans" as stated above.
Yes, it is called Saint Albans, written St Albans, except where some
websites seem to have expanded it.
I personally would be tempted to store the name tag in expanded form
so it is clear what the St abbreviation applies to (I've seen things
like S St N on Google where they've abbreviated South Street North,
for example, which just looks silly). This seems to agree with
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