Category talk:Caterham-on-the-Hill

From Wikimedia Commons, the free media repository
Jump to: navigation, search

There seems to be some confusion about how to handle the two parts of "Caterham", known locally as "Caterham Valley" and "Caterham-on-the-Hill" within Wikimedia Commons. While Caterham is listed under Towns and Villages in Surrey, so is Caterham-on-the-Hill, yet Caterham-on-the-Hill is also listed as a sub-category of Caterham (over categorisation?).

I suggest that the solution is to do away with "Caterham" and instead just list the two parts "Caterham Valley" and "Caterham-on-the-Hill" separately as sub-categories of Towns and Villages in Surrey. Images would then have to be moved accordingly.

Alternatively perhaps the existing "Caterham" should be renamed to "Caterham Valley"and not made a parent of "Caterham-on-the-Hill". Again images would need to be moved appropriately.

The third option would be to leave "Caterham" and create its sub-category "Caterham Valley" and leave its sub-category "Caterham-on-the-Hill". This would bring the Commons into line with Wikipedia itself which has articles for all three named places.

Any views?

Please post on the Caterham Talk page to avoid spreading comments around?

Inspeximus (talk) 18:34, 4 December 2011 (UTC)