User talk:Nilfanion

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as of 18 February 2010

Yo Ho Ho[edit]

Ports and harbours in Devon[edit]

Yes. Sorry.Palamède (talk) 09:45, 14 April 2015 (UTC)

Great Ouse catchment area map[edit]

Thank you for creating this image. I thought you might like to be made aware that for some reason the tributary junction with the w:River Ouzel at w:Newport Pagnell is not shown (though the Ouzel itself is shown as far as Willen Lake?). Thanks.--John Maynard Friedman (talk) 17:10, 13 June 2015 (UTC)

That's the result of limitations in my workflow. The river data is from OS Meridian 2, which for the most part, labels the rivers. To maintain clarity, I remove the unlabelled sections as these are usually the minor, possibly unnamed, streams. In this case, the Ouzel from its confluence with an unnamed stream (just north of the M4 and Willen Lake) to the Ouse is not labelled so got removed. I can correct that easily enough.
Also noticed a more serious error - the headwaters of the w:River Lea in Luton are shown as an isolated river in the Great Ouse catchment, and not as part of the Thames...
Since I created that map OS has released a new Open Rivers product, which has a connected network. With any luck, that will avoid issues like these.--Nilfanion (talk) 10:50, 14 June 2015 (UTC)

Help uploading a derivative[edit]

Hi, I want to upload a map using your work, much like I've done here, however your guide includes a link that no longer seems live. Any idea how to upload a derivative, without that?

Cheers HeadlightMorning (talk)