Liverpool

From OpenStreetMap Wiki
Jump to: navigation, search
Liverpool, Merseyside, England, United Kingdom
latitude: 53.405465, longitude: -2.980523
Browse map of Liverpool 53°24′19.67″ N, 2°58′49.88″ W
Edit map
Liverpool
External links:
Use this template for your city

Liverpool is a city in Merseyside, England, United Kingdom at latitude 53°24′19.67″ North, longitude 2°58′49.88″ West.

OpenStreetMap images (and underlying map data) are freely available under OpenStreetMap License.

Description

Liverpool is a city in the North West of the United Kingdom, surrounded by the M57 motorway and "Queens Drive" ring road. According to the Liverpool page on wikipedia it is the 5th most populous city in England and is famous for various reason including its great shipping heritage, and its links to the Beatles.

OSM Coverage

User:Mcknut has been working on South Liverpool with amck since late 2006 and that remains the best mapped area of the city e.g. judging by OS Locator differences. Help fix those elsewhere in Liverpool (see OS Locator)

The city centre of liverpool has changed a lot since bing imagery, take care not to do armchair mapping this area. Help with surveying it.

Mapping Parties & Events

The LiverpoolMappingParty November07 and LiverpoolMappingParty June09 greatly helped increase coverage in the city centre.

If you'd like to organise another mapping party or just a casual OpenStreetMap meet-up, that could be good! Get in touch with the community (including User:Mcknut), and announce your plans here

Social Media Cafe Liverpool series of events has been known to include some OpenStreetMap talks as have the geekup events in Liverpool.

Public Transport

The train lines are already mapped.

Trains

Type Destination Route Notes
Wirral Line Chester relation 287849
Wirral Line Ellesmere Port relation 287850
Wirral Line New Brighton relation 287848
Wirral Line West Kirby relation 287847
Northern Line Kirkby relation 287295
Northern Line Ormskirk relation 287294
Northern Line Southport relation 287293
City Line Crewe relation 289384
City Line Warrington relation 289382
City Line Warrington relation 289382
City Line Wigan relation 2893833


Buses

But no bus line was mapped yet. I started with 18A, which is similar to 12,13,15.

No. Name Route Status Notes
18A Croxteth Park relation 1636511 Routing (1/4)