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OSM Street Name Warnings for SK Postal Area

Warnings for street names in OSM objects with postcodes in addr:postcode tags in the SK Postal Area, based on OSM data from 2020‑07‑07 17:22:02 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
SK1 1HD 7 St␣Petersgate n7031888781 J+ St␣Peter's␣Gate
SK1 1HD 7 St␣Petersgate n7031888782 J+ St.␣Petersgate
SK3 0UF 2 Kensington␣Road n2097991738 J+ Kengington␣Road
SK4 1AS 11 Heaton␣Lane n6326507389 J+ Acorn␣Business␣Park,␣Heaton␣Lane
SK5 6XD 3 Gorton␣Road w456093854 J+ Campbell␣Street
SK6 8DR 13 Buxton␣Road n6101636698 J+ Buxton␣Road,␣High␣Lane
SK6 8DR 13 Buxton␣Road n6101636699 J+ Buxton␣Road,␣High␣Lane
SK7 4JR 33 Hazel␣Street w322882844 J+ Spring␣Gardens
SK8 3QA 13 Finney␣Lane n1314080253 J+ Eastleigh␣Road
SK8 3QD 11 Finney␣Lane n3448252624 J+ Neal␣Avenue
SK8 4EZ 8 Stonepail␣Road n5718757985 J+ Gatley
SK8 4HL 5 Halstead␣Grove w601834200 J+ Gatley
SK8 4HL 5 Halstead␣Grove w601834202 J+ Gatley
SK8 4NG 24 Church␣Road n5724164551 J+ Gatley
SK8 4NG 24 Church␣Road n5718814223 J+ Gatley
SK8 4NG 24 Church␣Road n5724164552 J+ Gatley
SK8 4NG 24 Church␣Road n5718860104 J+ Gatley
SK8 4NG 24 Church␣Road n5724164554 J+ Gatley
SK8 4NQ 14 Church␣Road n5724164555 J+ Gatley
SK8 4NQ 14 Church␣Road n5724164546 J+ Gatley
SK8 4NQ 14 Church␣Road n5724164556 J+ Gatley
SK8 4NQ 14 Church␣Road n5724164548 J+ Gatley
SK8 4NQ 14 Church␣Road n5724164549 J+ Gatley
SK8 4NQ 14 Church␣Road n5724164545 J+ Gatley
SK9 3AE 2 Hall␣Road w525475595 J+ Long␣Marl␣Drive
SK9 5ER 2 Beech␣Lane w626159823 J+ The␣Beeches
SK9 5PW 17 Kings␣Road w46934031 J+ Lindow␣Court
SK9 5PW 17 Kings␣Road w46934041 J+ Lindow␣Court
SK10 1LH 2 The␣Silk␣Road w676531334 J+ Thorp␣Street
SK10 2SF 3 Hulley␣Road w251580387 J+ Hully␣Road
SK10 3BJ 2 Prestbury␣Road n248201687 J+ West␣Park␣Prestbury␣Road
SK10 3HJ 2 Priory␣Lane w266905132 J+ Keats␣Drive
SK11 0LP 2 London␣Road n4566946089 J+ Winterton␣Way
SK11 0NX 2 Leek␣Road w229908261 J+ London␣Road
SK11 7XZ 2 Thornton␣Avenue w543241175 J+ Thornton␣Square
SK11 8SS 7 Weston␣Square n4572040292 J+ Earlsway
SK11 8TU 3 Broken␣Cross w514027243 J+ Fallibroome␣Road
SK11 9HF 3 Manchester␣Road w125739910 J+ Congleton␣Road
SK12 1PU 2 Yew␣Tree␣Lane w576776717 J+ Yewtree␣Lane
SK12 1QX 2 Fountain␣Place n5269758740 J+ Chester␣Road
SK13 1AA 5 Station␣Road n6210146923 J+ Station␣Approach
SK13 2NX 2 Woolley␣Bridge␣Road w389364738 J+ Woolley␣Bridge
SK13 6JF 3 Brookfield w389365947 J+ A57
SK13 6JF 3 Brookfield n3824468562 J+ Brookfield␣Road
SK13 7QE 3 Cemetery␣Road n883748146 J+ Woodhead␣Road
SK13 8BS 7 Norfolk␣Street n5175275100 J+ High␣Street␣East
SK14 1BD 2 Railway␣Street w238261966 J+ Greenfield␣Street
SK14 2PU 2 High␣Street w676509014 J+ Godley
SK17 8JZ 3 Queen␣Street n4128097506 J+ Cherry␣Tree␣Square
SK17 8NU 5 Commercial␣Road n383898359 J+ Commericial␣Road
SK17 8NY 2 Commercial␣Road n4350351545 J+ St.␣John's␣Road
SK17 8QU 2 Litton n248045292 J+ Church␣Lane
SK23 7NR 12 Lower␣Crist␣Cottage w396615459 J+ Rosey␣Bank
SK23 7NR 12 Lower␣Crist␣Cottage w396615460 J+ Rosey␣Bank
SK23 7NR 12 Lower␣Crist␣Cottage w396615457 J+ Rosey␣Bank
SK23 7NR 12 Lower␣Crist␣Cottage w396615458 J+ Rosey␣Bank

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
SK1 2HU 2 St␣Mary's␣Way n2144081784 J+
SK1 3TA 2 Grand␣Central␣Square n1495839219 J+
SK1 4AR 3 Turncroft␣Lane n6853661214 J+
SK3 0UP 2 Heathbank␣Road w40567885 J+
SK4 2HD 3 Kings␣Reach␣Road w620921953 J+
SK6 4AR 21 Park␣Road w239778415 J+
SK6 4AR 21 Park␣Road w239778426 J+
SK6 4AR 21 Park␣Road w239778390 J+
SK6 4AR 21 Park␣Road w239778403 J+
SK6 4AW 30 Guywood␣Lane w240185119 J+
SK6 4AW 30 Guywood␣Lane w240185116 J+
SK7 2BE 2 Ack␣Lane␣East w406379937 J+
SK9 1BU 2 Station␣Road w29236625 J+
SK9 1HG 3 St␣Anns␣Parade n5268945361 J+
SK9 5AP 5 Water␣Lane n6166132648 J+
SK9 5AP 5 Water␣Lane n6166132649 J+
SK9 5AP 5 Water␣Lane n6166132647 J+
SK9 5AP 5 Water␣Lane w393298388 J+
SK9 5AR 9 Water␣Lane n38942852 J+
SK10 3BL 2 Victoria␣Road w444435285 J+
SK10 3GR 2 West␣Park␣Drive n2721696280 J+
SK10 3PU 6 Fowey␣Close n485407936 J+
SK10 4UB 2 Macclesfield␣Road n539787932 J+
SK11 6AJ 3 Grovesnor␣Square n2440903157 J+
SK11 6JP 7 Watersgreen w232865269 J+
SK11 6JP 7 Watersgreen w251916843 J+
SK11 6JP 7 Watersgreen n4514426189 J+
SK11 6JP 7 Watersgreen w232864817 J+
SK11 9AS 2 Chelford␣Road n4080244567 J+
SK11 9HF 3 Manchester␣Road w125739901 J+
SK12 1RB 3 Park␣Lane n5586819530 J+
SK12 1RB 3 Park␣Lane w136248309 J+
SK12 1RD 9 Park␣Lane w136039953 J+
SK12 1RE 8 Park␣Lane w136039933 J+
SK13 1AA 5 Station␣Road w203341672 J+
SK14 5EZ 2 Stockport␣Road w442060955 J+
SK14 6NG 2 Hyde␣Road n248411349 J+
SK17 6DF 2 Spring␣Gardens n5112592850 J+
SK17 8JT 2 Queen␣Street n4128088959 J+
SK17 8SN 2 Millers␣Dale n6855301887 J+
SK23 6EJ 2 Whitehough␣Head␣Lane w231691861 J+
SK23 7EW 4 Eccles␣Road n3782443190 J+
SK23 7EW 4 Eccles␣Road w374864939 J+
SK23 7NH 23 New␣Road w394391074 J+
SK23 7NR 12 Lower␣Crist␣Cottage w301982781 J+
SK23 7NR 12 Lower␣Crist␣Cottage w423968851 J+
SK23 7NR 12 Lower␣Crist␣Cottage w301982780 J+
SK23 7NR 12 Lower␣Crist␣Cottage w423968850 J+
SK23 7NS 53 Western␣Lane w310305993 J+
SK23 7QE 2 Gowhole w549108593 J+
SK23 7RH 6 Buxworth␣Hall n3569347493 J+
SK23 7RH 6 Buxworth␣Hall n60165943 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
SK1 2NF 1 w79421299 J+
SK2 5XU 1 w219583202 J+
SK3 8PQ 1 w247176477 J+
SK3 9RF 1 w40526443 J+
SK4 2JU 1 w32954436 J+
SK4 2NF 1 w172510436 J+
SK4 2PF 1 n4751815081 J+
SK4 3HB 1 w35883635 J+
SK4 3NG 1 w266862457 J+
SK4 4SA 1 w468398934 J+
SK5 7BS 1 w321893843 J+
SK5 7BW 1 w321068848 J+
SK5 7EW 1 w321898543 J+
SK5 7PG 1 w321064779 J+
SK5 8HJ 1 n1868869592 J+
SK6 1NB 1 w333233991 J+
SK6 3AX 1 w166847189 J+
SK6 3BU 1 w166847473 J+
SK6 5JE 1 n6815659575 J+
SK6 6DW 1 w207255817 J+
SK6 8DB 1 w136361403 J+
SK7 2EB 1 w290471770 J+
SK7 2JT 1 w179057116 J+
SK7 4LH 1 w136358840 J+
SK7 5HP 1 w136081968 J+
SK7 5JX 1 w135930828 J+
SK7 6LE 1 w135930588 J+
SK7 6NR 1 w136358864 J+
SK8 1JE 1 w442242194 J+
SK8 2JF 1 w239197596 J+
SK8 3RJ 1 w219971190 J+
SK8 4RZ 1 w219970882 J+
SK8 5BB 1 n4552954247 J+
SK8 5HH 1 w292992892 J+
SK8 6PZ 1 w179484268 J+
SK8 7JY 1 w4792038 J+
SK9 1BY 1 w29248894 J+
SK9 1PF 1 w22777607 J+
SK9 3HQ 1 n457799276 J+
SK9 4LR 1 w108114536 J+
SK9 4LT 1 w108114831 J+
SK9 5DW 1 w8590222 J+
SK9 5EL 1 n6236476490 J+
SK9 5NU 1 n360680862 J+
SK9 7LD 1 w389370152 J+
SK10 4AP 1 w367701613 J+
SK10 5RR 3 w407579268 J+
SK10 5RR 3 w407579281 J+
SK10 5RR 3 w407579287 J+
SK10 5SB 1 n556721318 J+
SK10 5UR 4 w499595681 J+
SK10 5UR 4 w784275016 J+
SK10 5UR 4 w499595679 J+
SK10 5UR 4 w499595680 J+
SK10 5UT 1 w408342425 J+
SK11 0AR 1 w433141733 J+
SK11 0BL 1 n2021488310 J+
SK11 0JX 1 n331076060 J+
SK11 0QH 1 w276371859 J+
SK11 0QL 1 n52284895 J+
SK11 9AH 1 w158569170 J+
SK11 9EA 1 n255335221 J+
SK12 1GP 1 w136461872 J+
SK12 1NP 1 w765811455 J+
SK12 1NR 1 w765811458 J+
SK12 1NS 1 w765816821 J+
SK12 1QY 1 w766080826 J+
SK12 1RF 1 w765816826 J+
SK12 1RG 1 w136461416 J+
SK13 6LS 1 n1785710453 J+
SK13 6NX 1 w205393505 J+
SK14 1QL 1 n266989173 J+
SK14 3NL 1 w368518963 J+
SK14 5NJ 1 w368529091 J+
SK14 6AG 1 n1962441803 J+
SK16 5AP 1 w369649923 J+
SK17 0BA 1 w114381928 J+
SK17 0BU 1 w80359020 J+
SK17 0DT 1 n5792984691 J+
SK17 0DU 2 w118328935 J+
SK17 0DU 2 n639309616 J+
SK17 6AL 1 n4331931153 J+
SK17 8RW 2 w313153361 J+
SK17 8RW 2 n254949910 J+
SK17 8SY 1 w526194828 J+
SK17 9QG 1 n304816545 J+
SK17 9QT 1 w166279522 J+
SK17 9SF 1 n601513307 J+
SK17 9TT 1 n380861337 J+
SK22 2LQ 1 w199084688 J+
SK22 4BS 1 w668890032 J+
SK23 6BS 1 w351274379 J+
SK23 6BT 1 w4340318 J+
SK23 6BZ 1 w303442487 J+
SK23 7EE 4 w394691376 J+
SK23 7EE 4 w390473031 J+
SK23 7EE 4 w549290100 J+
SK23 7EE 4 w143367353 J+
SK23 7NE 3 w298882405 J+
SK23 7NE 3 w301776302 J+
SK23 7NE 3 w359440672 J+
SK23 7NF 6 w359637076 J+
SK23 7NF 6 w394391068 J+
SK23 7NF 6 w394391069 J+
SK23 7NF 6 w359534272 J+
SK23 7NF 6 w238469359 J+
SK23 7NF 6 w341992970 J+
SK23 7PD 1 w549289990 J+
SK23 7PQ 1 w36882673 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?
SK4 4RW 3 Shoreditch␣Close w32689983 Shoreditch␣Close
SK14 4XP 4 The␣Old␣Dairy w796697766 The␣Old␣Dairy

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
SK14 5PL 1 Ewen␣Fields␣-␣Hyde␣FC
SK5 8DR 1 Highfields,␣Essex␣Road
SK14 6SG 1 Hollingworth␣Hall␣Farm,␣Mottram,␣SK14␣6SG
SK22 4EF 1 White␣Fold,␣Off␣Appletree␣Road

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
SK14 6SG 1 Hollingworth␣Hall␣Farm,␣Mottram,␣SK14␣6SG

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
SK14 5PL 1 Ewen␣Fields␣-␣Hyde␣FC
SK14 6SG 1 Hollingworth␣Hall␣Farm,␣Mottram,␣SK14␣6SG
SK17 0HQ 1 beresford␣Lane
SK10 4AL 1 the␣Village

Abbreviations

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
SK3 0HZ 1 Stockport␣Rd
SK4 4QG 1 Wellington␣Rd␣N

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.]]| |^ | $)/

No such streets found in this area.

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 '\.,:;()/\\-]/

No such streets found in this area.

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