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Re: Question: Authoritative URIs for Geo locations? Multi-lingual labels?

From: Barry Norton <barry.norton@ontotext.com>
Date: Thu, 08 Sep 2011 15:49:02 +0100
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To: public-lod@w3.org
How about Geonames, Ordnance Survey (UK), LinkedGeoData and GeoLinkedData?


On 08.09.2011 15:38, M. Scott Marshall wrote:
> It seems that dbpedia is a de facto source of URIs for geographical
> place names. I would expect to find a more specialized source. I think
> that I saw one mentioned here in the last few months. Are there
> alternatives that are possible more fine-grained or designed
> specifically for geo data? With multi-lingual labels? Perhaps somebody
> has kept track of the options on a website?
> -Scott
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