Digitally exposing the place names of England and Wales

Paul Ell, Lorna Hughes, Humphrey Richard Southall

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This chapter describes three related projects: the Survey of English Place Names, active since the 1920s; the DEEP project to computerise the reports of the Survey; and the Cymru1900 project, which aimed to create a similar but born-digital resource for Wales through crowd-sourcing.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationPlacing Names
Subtitle of host publicationEnriching and Integrating Gazetteers
EditorsMerrick Lex Berman, Humphrey Southall, Ruth Mostern
Place of PublicationIndianapolis
PublisherIndiana University Press
Number of pages33
ISBN (Electronic)978-0-253-02256-1
ISBN (Print)978-0-253-02244-8
Publication statusPublished - 24 Sept 2016


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