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Auf dieser Karte ist Bad Dürkheim als Freinsheim eingezeichnet. -- 09:45, 18 July 2014 (UTC)

✓ Done --Pechristener (talk) 04:59, 19 July 2014 (UTC)

RE: File:Blank_map_of_Europe_1914.svg/Bessarabia[edit]

Thanks for the heads-up. That map was created as a derivation of File:Blank map of Europe 1929-1938.svg, when of course Bessarabia was part of Romania, so I must've missed it when changing the borders. I'll fix it as soon as I get a spare minute. Alphathon /'æɫfə.θɒn/ (talk) 23:00, 20 February 2012 (UTC)

✓ Done. Turns out I'd also missed off part of southern Dobruja which they should have had (won in 1913). Alphathon /'æɫfə.θɒn/ (talk) 23:39, 20 February 2012 (UTC)
You're quite welcome! I was working on another map anyway so it was pretty good timing. If you find any other issues with it (or any other map I have uploaded for that matter) please don't hesitate to let me know.
By the way, there seems to have been an issue with your map too: the Baltic see was the same colour as the land. There was also a border in it and another next to Germany, so it looks like you may have accidentally moved Norway, Sweden and Finland down. I have fixed it for you (using data from an older version) but thought you should probably know (in case you need to make any revisions from your own version).
Alphathon /'æɫfə.θɒn/ (talk) 02:53, 22 February 2012 (UTC)
Thanks for the fix. I noticed that earlyer and thought that I fixed it, but obviously it sneaked in again on the official version. --Pechristener (talk) 00:10, 25 February 2012 (UTC)


Hallo Pechristener, die Arlbergbahn fährt IMHO nach Bludenz, nicht nach Pludenz. --Ailura (talk) 08:29, 8 August 2013 (UTC)

✓ Done (Map fixed)


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Magog the Ogre (talk) (contribs) 05:49, 4 December 2013 (UTC)

Ok, this is just some template text. The real issue was that I forget to put a better description than the original file had. The upload was done without Commonshelper because the server was down.--Pechristener (talk) 06:04, 5 December 2013 (UTC)

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Hallo Pechristener
Vielen Dank für deine Mitteilung. Ich habe leider den falschen Lizenzbaustein erwischt. Nun ist das 90 Jahre alte Bild für eine Schutzfrist für 70 Jahren lizenziert.
08:56, 3 March 2014 (UTC) Plutowiki

Das Bild geht trotzdem nicht auf Commons, den es ist nur in der Schweiz gemeinfrei, nicht aber in der Europäische Union, Australien und alle weiteren Staaten. Der Urheber muss mindestens 70 Jahre tot sein, was er nicht sein muss wenn das Bild von 1920 ist. Aus meiner Sicht kann das Bild auf verwendet werden, nicht aber auf Commons --Pechristener (talk) 12:24, 3 March 2014 (UTC)

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Copyright status: File:Bahnstrecke Wörth–Strasbourg.png[edit]

No required license templates were detected at this file page. Please correct it, or if you have any questions please contact me on my talk page. Yours sincerely, Jarekt (talk) 11:45, 4 June 2014 (UTC)

@Jarekt: Thanks. Forgot license info & cats when I uploaded the file. Item fixed.--Pechristener (talk) 10:05, 5 June 2014 (UTC)

Usual flight path from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing[edit]

Hello. You added a curve on 23 March 2014 commenting „usual flight path instead of direct connetion (source: Flightradar24)“. However, I haven't found such information neither on Flightradar24 nor on FlightAware because there're not enough coverage over South China Sea and especially continental China. Moreover, the flight paths shown at and are significantly different from one flight to another. So I would like to get more exact source of your curve. Ain92 (talk) 12:40, 1 July 2014 (UTC)

Hello Ain92. I added the curve since it seems to be more realistic than the direct connection between the two points which was before there. It is correct that the flight pass varies from flight to flight with weather etc. but I guess that the differences are smaller in reference to my curve thant two the line which was initially there.--Pechristener (talk) 09:29, 5 July 2014 (UTC)
Well, I totally agree about poor feasibility of straight ("as the crow flies") flight path, so I did't ask about the reason why you had added the curve. I asked about the sources which you used to plot it. Ain92 (talk) 15:07, 7 July 2014 (UTC)
I used the one on Flightradar24, but culd not see the variations you refer to.--Pechristener (talk) 18:58, 7 July 2014 (UTC)
OK, do you still have a raster image that you redrew to create the curve? Ain92 (talk) 18:30, 8 July 2014 (UTC)
No, I do not have it anymore.--Pechristener (talk) 18:55, 8 July 2014 (UTC)


Hallo Pechristener

In der Box (Längenangaben) muss es Nordostbahn (NOB) statt Nationalbahn (NOB) heissen. --GeoFox (talk) 22:31, 6 April 2015 (UTC)----

repariert--Pechristener (talk) 05:41, 7 April 2015 (UTC)

File:Nürnberger Ringbahn.png[edit]

Hallo Pechristener, vielen Dank für Deine Karte der Nürnberger Ringbahn. Der Haltepunkt Nürnberg-Erlenstegen ist dort als S-Bahn-Haltestelle eingetragen, dort fährt aber (noch) keine S-Bahn. Wäre toll, wenn Du das bei Gelegenheit korrigieren könntest! Viele Grüße Deckersberg

Die Karte ist korrigiert.--Pechristener (talk) 13:28, 2 June 2015 (UTC)

Waverley Line map[edit]

Thank you for creating this map of the new Borders Railway. I have a request, if you are available. I wonder if you could add to the map an indication as to where the stretches of double track (passing loops) are located. This is valuable information, and would improve one's understanding of the line. RGloucester (talk) 15:09, 12 June 2015 (UTC)

red the message, will give it a try.--Pechristener (talk) 19:55, 14 June 2015 (UTC)

Hung Ling Station[edit]

Hello. I have located Hung Ling Station of the Sha Tau Kok Railway, since the building still exists and is visible on Google Street View. You can check File:Hung Ling Station.JPG for the coordinates. It seems like you have positioned it a bit too far in the northeast on your map at File:Sha Tau Kok Railway.png. Anyway, thank a lot for your work! Underwaterbuffalo (talk) 03:29, 19 July 2015 (UTC)

ok, I will fix it (may take a little time)--Pechristener (talk) 15:39, 20 July 2015 (UTC)
Thank you! Underwaterbuffalo (talk) 15:52, 24 July 2015 (UTC)
It is fixed now.--Pechristener (talk) 03:15, 25 July 2015 (UTC)
Great! Underwaterbuffalo (talk) 13:33, 25 July 2015 (UTC)

Karte überarbeiten?[edit]

Borders Railway

Hallo Pechristener, könntest Du eine neue Version von File:Waverley Line 2015 en.png generieren? Folgende Änderungen erwünscht: neuer Dateiname mit "Borders Railway"; ebenso in der Legende; das rote Streckenstück und den roten Punkt bei "Millerhill Marshalling Yard" weg, Strecke normal schwarz und den MMY irgendwie dezent grau und/oder kleiner Kreis (hat für die aktuelle Strecke keine Bedeutung), ggf. in der Ecke die alte Linienführung dick grau (obwohl, das hat das Potential zum Verwirren, nach Überlegen tendiere ich zu dünnen schwarzen und grauen Linien). Von der Sprache überlege ich gerade, ob es "newly built" heißen muß... Grüße -- KlausFoehl (talk) 17:32, 9 September 2015 (UTC)

Ich habe eine neue Karte gemacht. Habe alles, was nicht zum Passenger Service diskret gemacht und die gesamte Strecke in einheitlichem Rot, ebenso die Stationen einheitlich - somit zeigt sich die Strecke so, wie sie der Reisende antreffen wird, ohne den bahntechnischen Details. Aus meiner Sicht wäre auch in den alten Karten "newly built" .. zumindest in ein paar Jahren falsch. "New built" ist "neu gebaute Strecke", "newly built" ist die "kürzlich gebaute Strecke". Sowie ein Neubau nach einigen Jahren zum Altbau wird, gibt ist "newly built" nach einigen Jahren passé.--Pechristener (talk) 18:19, 9 September 2015 (UTC)
Wunderbar, Danke vielmals. Eine Kleinigkeit als Info: der Name "Waverley Line" ist zwar nicht falsch aber weniger gebräuchlich gewesen als "Waverley Route", weswegen der letztere Name als Artikelname auf enwiki Verwendung findet. Aber passt schon, und die neue Karte ist schon eingebaut. Grüße -- KlausFoehl (talk) 20:31, 9 September 2015 (UTC)

Karte Münchner Nordring[edit]

--Pechristener (talk) 15:07, 26 September 2015 (UTC)Hi, die Karte Münchner Nording ist super, allerdings ist mir ein Fehler aufgefallen. Ich habe ihn dort in die Diskussionen gestellt.

repariert--Pechristener (talk) 15:07, 26 September 2015 (UTC)


Hello. You have mistake with location of Ugol'naya station at this map. I live near Ugolnaya and I know where it is. Please check your map again. Knevitchi Airport, Artyom station, Vtoraya Rechka and Vladivostok station is right. Check only Ugolnaya. I think it will help you. Point that you take is Uglovaya (do not confuse with Ugol'naya). I think you confuse both station: Ugolnaya and Uglovaya (Угольная and Угловая). ← Aléxi̱s Spoudaíos talkrus? 06:03, 21 November 2015 (UTC)

Hello. Thank you for the comment. It is fixed.--Pechristener (talk) 09:32, 21 November 2015 (UTC)

Wie schaffen Sie die Karten?[edit]

Erstens darf ich Ihnen Lob anbieten, indem die Karte der Waverley Route so schoen und (am wichtigsten!) klar aussieht.

Meine Meinung nach sind Karten, Streckenkarten usw. sehr wichtig zum richtigen Verstehen der Artikeln, in denen Topographie deutlich ist.

Sie benutzen Open Street Map als Hintergrund; selbstverstaendlich gibt sie eine klare Lagefixierung der Eisenbahnlinie zu. Ich habe aber bemerkt, dass dieser Hintergrund keine moderne Element zeigt, wie Flughafen, Hauptstrassenkennnummern usw., die die Klarheit vermindern koennten.

Wen Sie eine Minute haben, koennten Sie erklaeren, wie schaffen Sie die ganze Karte? Herzlichen Dank fuer jede Hilfe! Afterbrunel (talk) 08:56, 23 December 2015 (UTC)

schau mal hier und mache die Hintergrundkarte nach Version c) --Pechristener (talk) 12:16, 23 December 2015 (UTC)
Ich bedanke mich. Afterbrunel (talk) 13:33, 8 January 2016 (UTC)