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Google wipes Scottish isle from its maps[googlé(http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-glasgow-west-23331456)] .
goodness me osm is fast the bridge built in 1970`s, and today only just open for access has today been updated now on OSM. Was just on my way to map it LOL
new part of the NCN74 bike route open to Larkhall on friday, mapped Saturday on map Sunday :)
Good luck to the guys that are doing the license upgrade work, see you all on the other side in new license land
The A96 bypass round the towns of Fochabers and Mosstodloch is now open, and its also now just starting to show up on openstreet map today. Still need someone to check what the old A96 is being now numbered as, I have removed trunk from the old A96 parts.
redoing some forest and woods near Hamilton, Scotland , since when they where done in 2007 when there was no bing, os_view or had a gps back then.
Snowed in here so time for some armchair edits and clean up some gps data and add that today
we get a name check today at Nokia World
This will make a big change.
tomorrow I head into the mountains to grab another 3 munros for me and osm, they are Cairn Asoda and Cairnwell, and another one further along.
I set off to map maxim park off the m8 see maximpark.co.uk, but I only put in best guess as its off limits unless you can get past a secure entry point... but I will try to talk my way in.
google have a new online version of monoploy it uses openstreetmaps or google maps, but their server are in meltdown just now.
I am going on holiday and will use only osm map on my phone(samsung pixon) using mgmaps version,1.41 to get me there. about 300miles trip. and will be mapping poi on the way as normal lol.
strathclyde park to garrion bridge done with gps lots of new stiles and path improvments since I last walked it. signs are still a bit thin on the ground to tell you the right path to take at path juctions, but osm users will now find the right path.
Next part to do is the link up to the crossford part already done.
took a trip over to millport , found out the A860 is no more its now the B896 now updated in osm
Just found this on a bit of area I was fixing. Not good
the hills of Culter and Heatherstone Law, Gathersnow Hill, Moss Law, height now recorded by gps, on a long 17km walk in snow, which was fun to do.
at last I remembered to remove the bridge tag from the M73.
done a few munros and took along the gps, now Ben Vane Ben Ime are on the map, added the rest in the area, I know they are there as I seen them from the top.
well I mapped out a small village , but when I passed it today
(without my gps )theres 2 new roads in place plus 6 new houses , just shows you that its always good to have your gps with you, I will hit the new raods asap, I use a satmap to grab my gps tracks