[Loadstone] Loadstone point share

Kate Harrington kathrynharrington at btinternet.com
Fri May 15 14:45:16 BST 2009

Hi Monty,

I'm replying to you because I also live in UK and have recently downloaded 
Loadstone. I live in Helston Cornwall, TR13 8AQ.

I noticed the coordinates you gave in your email had - before the longitude, 
sorry if I sound stupid, but why was that?

----- Original Message ----- 
From: <monty at loadstone-gps.com>
To: "loadstone-loadstone-gps.com" <loadstone at loadstone-gps.com>
Sent: Friday, May 15, 2009 10:57 AM
Subject: Re: [Loadstone] Loadstone point share

> Hello,
> The PointShare has the ability to drill down further in geographic areas
> that have more administrative data.  As far as I know this isn't the case
> with the United Kingdom yet though since I live in the UK perhaps I should
> make this available to Shane.  Having said that, it isn't a huge priority
> at the minute so if anyone else  would like to make that data available to
> Shane then cool!
> Your IP appears to possibly be coming from London so if this is the case
> then put in the following:
> Latitude: 51.517
> longitude: -0.105
> If this isn't the case then send me your postcode off-list and I'll sort
> out more accurate coordinates for you.
> On the topic of the PointShare, I will endeavour  to upload an updated set
> of points including 60000 + street related points plus the 350000  plus
> transportation-related points and of course my personal points too!
> Too much to do and not enough time!
> Best regards,
>   Monty
> On Fri, 15 May 2009, dudleym at ntlworld.com wrote:
>> Hi
>> I'm trying to use the point share exporter to get points in a
>> particular town, but can't seem to drill down any further than
>> selecting my country.The web page says to select one or more
>> locations via the option boxes, I can only find one combo box (using
>> IE)where I can add United Kingdom and then I have to go onto the next
>> button.  This is where I get more confused. Selecting the next button
>> takes me to what seems to be the same page as if I had selected
>> the"<http://www.csy.ca/~shane/gps/export.php>Get data near a point"
>> link and I am prompted to enter a lattitude and longitude, but I
>> don't know them so cant proceed any further.
>> I've tried Firefox which is even more confusing The first page has a
>> number of combo boxes with select buttons next to them but  when I
>> hit the enter key on a combo box to go into forms mode I get no
>> speech output at all, cursoring down , tabbing to the select button
>> does not select anything. Don't know whether this is a firefox problem or 
>> what.
>> I'm using jaws v9 with IE6 or firefox 3.1
>> Any help please.
>> Martin
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