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The State of Ireland

The State of Ireland

Presentation for State of the Map, Birmingham, 2013

Richard Cantwell

September 08, 2013
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  1. The State of Ireland
    Richard Cantwell @ManAboutCouch

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  2. Mercator, 1570 Petty, 1685
    A (very) brief History of Irish Mapping

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  3. Ordnance Survey, 1:10,560, 1829-41

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  4. British War Office, 1:63,360, 1941-43

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  5. Rectified and available in JOSM / Potlatch
    Thanks to National Library of Scotland & Trinity College Dublin

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  6. British War Office, 1:63,360, 1941-43

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  7. British War Office, 1:25,000, 1939 - Reprojected 1906 1:10,560 Mapping
    Scanning Complete, Rectification in progress
    34 Sheets online, 616 still to be rectified and uploaded

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  8. пусть мы использовать ваши карты товарищ!

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  9. OpenStreetMap: Ireland 2006 - 2010

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  10. First ODbL Licensed Area

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  11. 125,000 Km
    86,000 Km – 2012/01
    108,000 Km – 2012/11
    126,000 Km – 2013/08
    Approximate guide only, all sorts of caveats apply.

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  12. 0
    1000000
    2000000
    3000000
    4000000
    5000000
    6000000
    7000000
    8000000
    9000000
    Number of Objects in Ireland (IOI) Jan - Aug 2013
    +25%
    In 6 Months
    Objects = Nodes + Ways + Relations
    Data courtesy of User:IrlJidel (maintainer of taginfo.openstreetmap.ie)

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  13. But!
    © Stan Openshaw

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  14. 4,500 Done, 56,500 to go..

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  15. Average: 15 Editors per day

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  16. TileServer
    With Irish language tileset

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  17. xapi
    All running on donated hardware/bandwidth, thanks user:marlow!

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  18. Standard History bbox
    Usable due to small number of changesets: ~50 per day

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  19. IRC: #osm-ie
    Running osmbot (thanks iandees!)

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  20. 7,000 Buildings added in 36 hours
    www.openstreetmap.org/user/DaCor

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  21. What can we do better?
    flic.kr/p/2Yu3VW

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  22. The State of Ireland
    Richard Cantwell @ManAboutCouch

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