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OSM Street Name Warnings for PA Postal Area

Warnings for street names in OSM objects with postcodes in addr:postcode tags in the PA Postal Area, based on OSM data from 2021‑06‑16 07:47:47 Z. (The data comes from postcode checks that another tool does, so only includes OSM objects with valid postcodes.) Street names are taken from the following, in order of precedence: the addr:place tag, the addr:parentstreet tag, the addr:street tag, the name tag on street or associatedStreet relation if present, and the addr:locality tag. Remember that only OSM-compatible sources can be used to fix any issues flagged by this tool.

Street Name Mismatches

Each postcode unit normally only includes addresses on a single "street" (although there can be one or more "dependent streets" off a main street within a single unit). The table below lists OSM objects whose computed 'street name' differs from the dominant 'street name' for other objects in that unit. Such difference may be caused by typos in the street name, by objects having the wrong postcode, or by a dependent street being tagged as addr:street, without the main street being appropriately tagged. (In the latter case, I would recommend using addr:parentstreet for the main street, and addr:street for the dependent street. The main street will then be recorded in this tool, but data users unaware of the additional tag, will get something sensible from the addr:street tag.) Note that the 'Dominant Street' listed in the tables is just the most used on other OSM objects with the same postcode — it is not necessarily correct.

Postcode Mapped Dominant Street OSM Object JRC Tagged Street
PA1 2AB 2 Griffin␣Avenue w458715546 J+ Griffen␣Avenue
PA20 0LW 4 Marine␣Road n1880559695 J+ Castle␣Street
PA24 8AQ 4 Hall␣Drive n7837781792 J+ Hall␣Road
PA24 8AQ 4 Hall␣Drive w252152010 J+ Hall␣Road
PA24 8AQ 4 Hall␣Drive n7837746089 J+ Viewfield␣Terrace
PA28 6EP 24 Low␣Askomill␣Walk w787895718 J+ Fort␣Argyll␣Road
PA28 6EP 24 Low␣Askomill␣Walk w787885523 J+ High␣Askomill
PA28 6EP 24 Low␣Askomill␣Walk n5130413722 J+ Low␣Askomill
PA28 6EX 3 Rieclachan w289443685 J+ Long␣Row
PA28 6EX 3 Rieclachan w785224366 J+ Longrow
PA28 6JS 2 Ralston␣Road w213556893 J+ Hutcheon␣Road
PA28 6PE 6 Tomaig␣Road w771757108 J+ Tomaig␣Rode
PA28 6QH 6 Craigowan␣Road w790180929 J+ Craiggowan␣Road
PA28 6QH 6 Craigowan␣Road w790180931 J+ Craiggowan␣Road
PA28 6TA 23 Knockscalbert␣Way w787748607 J+ The␣Walk
PA29 6YF 2 a83 n4874355177 J+ Campbeltown␣Road
PA31 8RQ 4 A816 w246738078 J+ Kilmartin
PA32 8XT 2 Lochgilphead␣Road w211339733 J+ Shore␣Street
PA34 5UG 2 An␣t-Sràid w818539762 J+ An␣t-Sràid
PA37 1PA 3 Main␣Street w586688496 J+ Connel␣Village␣Loop␣Road
PA75 6NT 2 Main␣Street n1580933060 J+ Post␣Office␣Brae
PA75 6NU 3 Main␣Street n1580906893 J+ Main␣street
PA77 6TW 2 Gott␣Bay w374466303 J+ Kirkapol

Partially Missing Street Names

OSM objects with an addr:postcode tag, with without a computed street name (see above for method), where at least one other OSM object with the same postcode has a street computed street name. If the postcodes are correct, then the object in question will normally have the same street in its address.

Postcode Mapped Dominant Street OSM Object JRC
PA10 2PB 2 Burntshields␣Road w741781434 J+
PA15 1DD 2 Cathcart␣Street w363365356 J+
PA16 0JG 2 Norfolk␣Road w399326651 J+
PA23 8TP 2 Blairmore w609604404 J+
PA24 8AD 2 Corrow␣Farm w184170457 J+
PA24 8AQ 4 Hall␣Drive w839918178 J+
PA28 6HG 16 Dalaruan␣Street w399059643 J+
PA28 6LE 2 Ralston␣Road r5994611 J+
PA28 6QE 2 A83␣-␣Tarbert␣Road n523373190 J+
PA29 6XG 2 Tarbert␣Road␣/␣A83 w251533630 J+
PA31 8RQ 4 A816 w246736289 J+
PA32 8YB 3 Minard w399044342 J+
PA33 1AQ 3 A85 w366206746 J+
PA34 4LW 4 Railway␣Pier n4296143957 J+
PA34 5NH 2 Stafford␣Street w296720650 J+
PA34 5QD 3 North␣Pier w931041234 J+
PA34 5QD 3 North␣Pier w104384554 J+
PA34 5UG 2 An␣t-Sràid w398915577 J+
PA36 4AD 5 Station␣Brae w585757445 J+
PA38 4BW 2 Salachan␣Glen w398915576 J+
PA38 4DE 4 Shauna␣View w440385727 J+
PA38 4DE 4 Shauna␣View w279679307 J+
PA38 4DE 4 Shauna␣View w279679352 J+
PA42 7AX 14 The␣Oa n4321435648 J+
PA42 7AX 14 The␣Oa w426628567 J+
PA42 7AX 14 The␣Oa w426609142 J+
PA42 7AX 14 The␣Oa w426602629 J+
PA42 7AX 14 The␣Oa w445468369 J+
PA42 7AX 14 The␣Oa w426634964 J+
PA42 7AX 14 The␣Oa w426609143 J+
PA42 7AX 14 The␣Oa w426609128 J+
PA42 7AX 14 The␣Oa w116224032 J+
PA42 7AX 14 The␣Oa w426634967 J+
PA42 7AX 14 The␣Oa w426628565 J+
PA42 7AX 14 The␣Oa w426609140 J+
PA42 7AX 14 The␣Oa w426602625 J+
PA43 7JX 2 Flora␣Street n4016463956 J+
PA48 7TL 2 Main␣Street w217878972 J+
PA77 6UH 6 Scaranish w145558602 J+
PA77 6UH 6 Scaranish w145558616 J+
PA77 6UH 6 Scaranish w145558617 J+
PA77 6UH 6 Scaranish w279920719 J+
PA77 6XA 2 Cornaigmore w328232669 J+
PA80 5XZ 2 Drimnin␣Estate w653803659 J+

Fully Missing Street Names

OSM objects with an addr:postcode tag, with without a computed street name (see above for method), where none of the other OSM objects in the same postcode unit have a street name. In some postcode units, the addresses do not have streets, so the entries here are not necessarily errors.

Postcode Mapped OSM Object JRC
PA1 1QF 1 w132516097 J+
PA1 1QR 1 w4861235 J+
PA1 2BE 1 w4543895 J+
PA1 2RJ 1 w5152684 J+
PA1 2RL 1 w5152683 J+
PA2 6LZ 1 n29272078 J+
PA4 8XD 1 w568229745 J+
PA7 5NW 1 w931146010 J+
PA8 6AN 1 w146629077 J+
PA8 6EY 1 n407891067 J+
PA12 4DL 4 w253834575 J+
PA12 4DL 4 w253848948 J+
PA12 4DL 4 w253832419 J+
PA12 4DL 4 w253832705 J+
PA12 4HJ 1 n4312831400 J+
PA16 0AY 1 w399323195 J+
PA16 0FB 1 w399326660 J+
PA16 0TT 1 w399326665 J+
PA16 7NH 1 w399326668 J+
PA17 5BA 1 w399323197 J+
PA18 6AT 1 w399323199 J+
PA18 6BA 1 w172017283 J+
PA20 0QW 1 w275523779 J+
PA20 9LR 1 w369357460 J+
PA21 2BE 2 n1085974462 J+
PA21 2BE 2 w124726276 J+
PA22 3AE 1 w399084488 J+
PA23 7DR 1 w399088127 J+
PA23 7UG 1 w400404719 J+
PA23 8DB 1 w400403489 J+
PA23 8LU 1 w170784256 J+
PA23 8PW 1 w399088128 J+
PA23 8TS 1 w344009773 J+
PA23 8TT 1 w499724444 J+
PA24 8AA 2 w308434186 J+
PA24 8AA 2 w308434188 J+
PA24 8AJ 1 w833566125 J+
PA27 8BU 1 w198240719 J+
PA27 8BX 1 w182681368 J+
PA27 8DH 1 w252154443 J+
PA28 6PN 1 w201210966 J+
PA28 6PT 1 w43655011 J+
PA28 6RP 1 n1725360271 J+
PA28 6RQ 1 w399055734 J+
PA28 6RW 1 r3463808 J+
PA29 6UT 5 w291987703 J+
PA29 6UT 5 w291987700 J+
PA29 6UT 5 w291987704 J+
PA29 6UT 5 w291987701 J+
PA29 6UT 5 w291987702 J+
PA29 6XD 14 w666781519 J+
PA29 6XD 14 w666781508 J+
PA29 6XD 14 w666781549 J+
PA29 6XD 14 w666781534 J+
PA29 6XD 14 w666781522 J+
PA29 6XD 14 w666781515 J+
PA29 6XD 14 w666781505 J+
PA29 6XD 14 w666781553 J+
PA29 6XD 14 w666781541 J+
PA29 6XD 14 w666781524 J+
PA29 6XD 14 w666781517 J+
PA29 6XD 14 w666781506 J+
PA29 6XD 14 w666781546 J+
PA29 6XD 14 w666781533 J+
PA29 6XE 1 w291988157 J+
PA29 6XL 1 w782580309 J+
PA29 6XT 1 w399054884 J+
PA29 6XU 1 w243856805 J+
PA29 6YD 3 w199677144 J+
PA29 6YD 3 n2098209639 J+
PA29 6YD 3 w594054563 J+
PA30 8EU 1 n793208490 J+
PA30 8HF 1 w399052365 J+
PA31 8AA 1 w302278268 J+
PA31 8PD 1 w175082468 J+
PA31 8PE 1 w175298512 J+
PA31 8PL 1 n2105452948 J+
PA31 8PW 2 w200596273 J+
PA31 8PW 2 w251550038 J+
PA31 8PX 1 w399053507 J+
PA31 8QA 2 w399038748 J+
PA31 8QA 2 w399037389 J+
PA31 8QF 1 w251542629 J+
PA31 8QN 3 w399034351 J+
PA31 8QN 3 w399034352 J+
PA31 8QN 3 w399034355 J+
PA31 8QU 1 n679403351 J+
PA31 8RH 3 w949171219 J+
PA31 8RH 3 r12792514 J+
PA31 8RH 3 w949171224 J+
PA31 8SN 1 n4867018180 J+
PA31 8UA 1 w931042663 J+
PA31 8UU 1 w620391089 J+
PA32 8XN 1 w251547989 J+
PA33 1AX 1 n4286564483 J+
PA33 1BJ 1 w432781571 J+
PA34 4RA 1 w165587688 J+
PA34 4SD 1 w781628944 J+
PA34 4SX 1 w931036185 J+
PA34 4TB 2 n1316708057 J+
PA34 4TB 2 n1316708008 J+
PA34 4TY 1 w399031278 J+
PA34 4UT 1 w399029305 J+
PA34 4XA 1 w594088406 J+
PA34 4XQ 6 w820924578 J+
PA34 4XQ 6 w423313637 J+
PA34 4XQ 6 w820925686 J+
PA34 4XQ 6 w819859715 J+
PA34 4XQ 6 w823090607 J+
PA34 4XQ 6 w820924264 J+
PA34 5PW 1 w299669572 J+
PA35 1HD 1 w399030886 J+
PA35 1HN 1 n4539849692 J+
PA35 1JN 9 w881215160 J+
PA35 1JN 9 w287370257 J+
PA35 1JN 9 w287370259 J+
PA35 1JN 9 w881215158 J+
PA35 1JN 9 w881215167 J+
PA35 1JN 9 w881215164 J+
PA35 1JN 9 w287370262 J+
PA35 1JN 9 w881215159 J+
PA35 1JN 9 w287370248 J+
PA35 1JQ 1 w819135020 J+
PA35 1JW 4 w881215165 J+
PA35 1JW 4 w881215166 J+
PA35 1JW 4 w881215163 J+
PA35 1JW 4 w287370243 J+
PA37 1PB 1 w469961627 J+
PA37 1PD 1 w469776864 J+
PA37 1PH 1 w269327381 J+
PA37 1PJ 1 n529603737 J+
PA37 1PX 1 w229191155 J+
PA37 1QS 1 w282743997 J+
PA37 1RD 1 w443998126 J+
PA37 1RP 1 n2745664915 J+
PA37 1SA 1 w282679643 J+
PA37 1SG 1 w398915575 J+
PA37 1SZ 1 w218574173 J+
PA38 4BD 1 n4724452817 J+
PA38 4BG 2 n4016507594 J+
PA38 4BG 2 w398915578 J+
PA41 7AA 2 n778110632 J+
PA41 7AA 2 w397757978 J+
PA41 7AD 1 n835891785 J+
PA42 7AS 3 w426310704 J+
PA42 7AS 3 w426312759 J+
PA42 7AS 3 w426308358 J+
PA42 7AT 2 n1133915038 J+
PA42 7AT 2 w424773676 J+
PA42 7BX 2 w425954626 J+
PA42 7BX 2 w425954630 J+
PA42 7DD 1 w426313075 J+
PA42 7DS 1 w424608040 J+
PA43 7LN 1 w588672466 J+
PA44 7PF 1 w303509821 J+
PA46 7RB 1 n4153525789 J+
PA46 7RD 1 w165325814 J+
PA46 7RP 1 w323153098 J+
PA48 7UD 1 w165774663 J+
PA48 7UE 1 w99433632 J+
PA49 7UN 3 w447710448 J+
PA49 7UN 3 n845833212 J+
PA49 7UN 3 n4447781728 J+
PA60 7XG 1 w137339789 J+
PA60 7XS 1 w165330399 J+
PA61 7YP 1 w732476376 J+
PA61 7YR 1 w398912026 J+
PA61 7YU 1 w899923417 J+
PA61 7YW 1 w140703123 J+
PA64 6AP 1 w125675788 J+
PA65 6AY 1 w437706777 J+
PA67 6DR 1 n461112927 J+
PA70 6HB 1 w738278606 J+
PA70 6HF 2 w383102499 J+
PA70 6HF 2 n3863050109 J+
PA72 6JE 1 n305409604 J+
PA72 6JL 2 w168200858 J+
PA72 6JL 2 w398908751 J+
PA73 6LT 1 w398908752 J+
PA75 6QN 1 n4286591608 J+
PA75 6QQ 1 w168198118 J+
PA75 6QW 2 w251529910 J+
PA75 6QW 2 w657419746 J+
PA76 6SJ 7 w268851054 J+
PA76 6SJ 7 w144924767 J+
PA76 6SJ 7 w125754159 J+
PA76 6SJ 7 w611670877 J+
PA76 6SJ 7 w171874000 J+
PA76 6SJ 7 r2289140 J+
PA76 6SJ 7 w171881212 J+
PA76 6SL 1 w268851051 J+
PA76 6SN 1 w144924766 J+
PA76 6SP 4 w171881234 J+
PA76 6SP 4 w268851091 J+
PA76 6SP 4 n4317395343 J+
PA76 6SP 4 w268851097 J+
PA76 6SW 1 w125755624 J+
PA77 6TZ 1 w279669800 J+
PA77 6UB 1 w168706984 J+
PA77 6UW 1 w97027444 J+
PA77 6XL 1 w168700604 J+
PA77 6XQ 1 n6448512407 J+
PA80 5XT 2 w398908749 J+
PA80 5XT 2 w831863895 J+

Highways with Postcodes

OSM objects with an addr:postcode and a highway tag. It is debatable whether postcodes should be added to streets at all, but if they are to be, it might be preferable to use the postal_code tag instead, as the postcode on the street does not form part of an address.

Postcode Mapped Dominant Street OSM Object Street Name M?
PA13 4RT 1 <no name> w649614639 <no name>

Unexpected Punctuation

Street names containing a comma, colon, semi-colon, forward slash or backward slash, or a hyphen not between words. Occasionally such usage may be legitimate.
Regular expression: /([,:;\/\]|^-| -|- |-$)/

Postcode Mapped Dominant Street Name
PA28 6QE 2 A83␣-␣Tarbert␣Road
PA38 4BQ 1 Appin,␣Argyll
PA29 6YQ 1 B842␣/␣78
PA23 8HP 1 Hunters␣Quay,␣Kirn,
PA29 6XG 2 Tarbert␣Road␣/␣A83

Unexpected Numbers

Street names containing a number. Note that some street names legitimately contain road numbers (e.g. "A147") when the road does not have another name.
Regular expression: /[0-9]/

Postcode Mapped Dominant Street Name
PA31 8RG 1 A816
PA31 8RQ 4 A816
PA29 6YJ 2 A83
PA28 6QE 2 A83␣-␣Tarbert␣Road
PA33 1AE 1 A85
PA33 1AQ 3 A85
PA49 7UT 1 B8018
PA29 6YQ 1 B842␣/␣78
PA29 6XG 2 Tarbert␣Road␣/␣A83
PA29 6YF 2 a83

Capitalisation Issues

Street names starting with a lowercase letter, or having two consecutive uppercase letters.
Regular expression: /(^[a-z]|[A-Z][A-Z])/

Postcode Mapped Dominant Street Name
PA29 6YF 2 a83


Street names containing common suffix/descriptor abbreviations, which would normally be expected to be spelt out in full. Note that the abbreviation of 'Saint' to 'St' is often present in the official name of a street, so 'St' is not necessarily an error.
Regular expression: / (Ave|Blvd|Cl|Cresc?|Ct|Gdns?|Grvs?|Ln|Rd|Sq|St)(\.? |$)/

Postcode Mapped Dominant Street Name
PA29 6XQ 1 Ferry␣Rd

White Space Issues

Street names containing any white space characters other than spaces, two or more consecutive spaces, or starting or ending with a space.
Regular expression: /([[.newline.][.tab.][.form-feed.]]| |^ | $)/

Postcode Mapped Dominant Street Name
PA3 1NB 1 ␣Blackstoun␣Road␣
PA3 2LG 1 ␣Goudie␣Street␣
PA4 9PH 1 ␣Old␣Greenock␣Road␣
PA1 3AT 1 ␣School␣Road␣
PA9 1BT 1 ␣Semple␣View␣
PA5 0NP 1 ␣Teviot␣Terrace␣

Other Odd Characters

Street names containing anything other than letters, punctuation, spaces and numbers. Not all warnings here will be errors; some may be legitimate uses.
Regular expression: /[^A-Za-z0-9 '\.,:;()/\\-]/

Postcode Mapped Dominant Street Name
PA34 5UG 2 An␣t-Sràid

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