East Cotswolds

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East Cotswolds, South West England

latitude: 51.84, longitude: -1.49
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East Cotswolds is an area in South West England at latitude 51°50′24.00″ North, longitude 1°29′24.00″ West.


The Cotswolds lie mainly within rolling countryside Gloucestershire and Oxfordshire, but extend also into parts of Wiltshire, Somerset, Worcestershire and Warwickshire. It stretchies from Oxford in the east, Evesham in the North, Cheltenham in the West and Cirencester to the South. For the east of the cotswolds, we get everything from about Swindon east. It covers the towns of Witney, Chipping Norton, Farringdon, Burford, Eynsham etc.


OS StreetView. Please check with active local mappers before adding or amending data from OS StreetView. This area can be completed through ground-truth surveys and infilling areas with StreetView acts as a significant disincentive to doing such mapping. In particular DO NOT AMEND existing map data which has been acquired on the ground WITHOUT contacting the person who did the mapping. IF YOU DO NOT CONTACT EXISTING MAPPERS, THERE IS A RISK THAT YOUR CONTRIBUTION MIGHT BE REVERTED.

Who's Mapping

Mailing list: talk-gb-oxoncotswolds.

OSM Coverage

Most of the main A roads are done. Many B roads are done, but need tagging. Coverage of the towns and villages is quite variable.

Weekly snapshots of the progress are available from http://gagravarr.org/misc/osm/ (you want the Charlbury images)


Town Name Tracks Mapped Labelled Notes
Burford 40% 40% 25%
Charlbury 95% 95% 95% Just missing a few footpaths and the private residential streets.
Chipping Norton 95% 95% 95% West End (out on the Worcester Road) and associated industrial estates not done.
Farringdon 10% 10% 10% Just a few bits to the west of the town done
Stow-on-the-Wold 60% 60% 60% Estate south of Sheep Street, and Shepherds Way area, still to do.
Witney 99% 99% 99% Mostly done. Rivers need more work.
Woodstock 95% 95% 95% Just footpaths out of town and within Blenheim Park remaining


Village Name Tracks Mapped Labelled Notes
Chadlington 100% 100% 100%
Leafield 100% 100% 100%