User talk:EP111

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search

A Barnstar for You![edit]

Globe.svg The GeoBarnstar!
For your time dedicated to assessing articles for Wikiproject Geography. Congratulations! TheQ Editor (Talk) 19:01, 17 May 2014 (UTC)
Thank you, kindly. I still have much to do! EP111 (talk) 19:05, 17 May 2014 (UTC)

Congratulations[edit]

Bästa nyskrivna.svg 100000 Edits
Congratulations on reaching 100000 edits. You have achieved a milestone that very few editors have been able to accomplish. The Wikipedia Community thanks you for your continuing efforts. Keep up the good work!

If you like you can add this userbox to your collection.

Bästa nyskrivna.svg This user has been awarded with the 100000 Edits award.

```Buster Seven Talk 20:08, 29 May 2014 (UTC)


Thanks! EP111 (talk) 20:15, 29 May 2014 (UTC)

Disambiguation link notification for June 5[edit]

Hi. Thank you for your recent edits. Wikipedia appreciates your help. We noticed though that when you edited British Rail Class 503, you added a link pointing to the disambiguation page Hooton (check to confirm | fix with Dab solver). Such links are almost always unintended, since a disambiguation page is merely a list of "Did you mean..." article titles. Read the FAQ • Join us at the DPL WikiProject.

It's OK to remove this message. Also, to stop receiving these messages, follow these opt-out instructions. Thanks, DPL bot (talk) 08:51, 5 June 2014 (UTC)

Disambiguation link notification for June 12[edit]

Hi. Thank you for your recent edits. Wikipedia appreciates your help. We noticed though that when you edited West Kirby railway station, you added a link pointing to the disambiguation page Hooton (check to confirm | fix with Dab solver). Such links are almost always unintended, since a disambiguation page is merely a list of "Did you mean..." article titles. Read the FAQ • Join us at the DPL WikiProject.

It's OK to remove this message. Also, to stop receiving these messages, follow these opt-out instructions. Thanks, DPL bot (talk) 08:49, 12 June 2014 (UTC)

Liverpool meetup[edit]

Hello. I'm writing to invite you to the 12th Liverpool wikimeet, which is taking place on the 21st June - see meta:Meetup/Liverpool/12 for the full information. If you're in the area, please consider coming along to it. Thanks. Mike Peel (talk) 17:27, 13 June 2014 (UTC)

Thanks for the invite. Unfortunately, I'm likely to be busy with other things. All the best, EP111 (talk) 19:44, 13 June 2014 (UTC)

Thanks[edit]

Hello EP111,

Thanks for assessing D-line, Old GRA and Odiabidi. Stanleytux (talk) 02:32, 20 June 2014 (UTC)

No probs. It's best to keep on top of assessing all of the newly listed places, now that I've cleared the backlog for WP Cities and WP Geography etc. EP111 (talk) 11:34, 20 June 2014 (UTC)

Reference Errors on 6 July[edit]

Hello, I'm ReferenceBot. I have automatically detected that an edit performed by you may have introduced errors in referencing. It is as follows:

Please check this page and fix the errors highlighted. If you think this is a false positive, you can report it to my operator. Thanks, ReferenceBot (talk) 00:29, 7 July 2014 (UTC)

Disambiguation link notification for July 10[edit]

Hi. Thank you for your recent edits. Wikipedia appreciates your help. We noticed though that when you edited 2014 Tour de France, Stage 12 to Stage 21, you added a link pointing to the disambiguation page Bergerac. Such links are almost always unintended, since a disambiguation page is merely a list of "Did you mean..." article titles. Read the FAQ • Join us at the DPL WikiProject.

It's OK to remove this message. Also, to stop receiving these messages, follow these opt-out instructions. Thanks, DPL bot (talk) 08:53, 10 July 2014 (UTC)

2014 Tour de France, Stage 1 to Stage 11[edit]

Thanks for your sterling efforts in keeping this and similar articles up to date. It would be good if we could find images of the stage profiles as in previous years, but I have absolutely no clue how to create them without breaching copyright. I can't see any on any foreign language Wikipedia either. Any thoughts?

I have been a bit busy of late, but should now have a bit of time on my hands, so plan to create articles for the more important of the missing climbs. IIRC, there is a notability guideline, but I can't trace it, to the effect that only climbs ranked Cat 2 or higher warrant a Wikipedia article. If so, is there any point in red linking the minor climbs. I was at Grinton Moor and Blubberhouses over the weekend, but I can't see any merit in an article about them. (If I can cycle up them, they can't be too difficult!)

Cheers Bikeroo (talk) 14:02, 11 July 2014 (UTC)

Bikeroo, I've been keeping an eye on this Commons category for any relevant photos, as well as other route location categories on Commons for other photos. Though, someone seems keen to delete those non-cycling-specific ones from the article. I'm sure that any previous stage profile image creators would know the relevant procedure, if you feel that they are necessary. I've interpolated much of the route descriptions from the official ones, anyway. I've left a hidden note next to each redlink which most deserves a new article. Many have a companion article on the French Wikipedia, which can be translated by putting the link into Bing Translator (as http, rather than https - and Google translator seems to not be working for me), then copyedited. Links just to Category 2 climbs or higher (and others with an existing article) sounds reasonable enough. Perhaps, de-link and italicise the lower ones as foreign language, and link just to any villages named in the climb? Regards, EP111 (talk) 14:24, 11 July 2014 (UTC)

I have now created articles for Le Markstein and Col du Platzerwasel. As the Col du Petit Ballon article (such as it) refers to the mountain, I will add an article about Col du Petit Ballon. Unfortunately, at present I cannot find a source that directly covers the TdF route. Climbbybike has only one climb, from a very different place.[1]

Regarding Col du Platzerwasel, I have gone with the altitude shown on the IGN map (1,182 m) (which differs from the road sign in the picture in the infobox by 1 m), although the height quoted by the TdF (and used on the TdF articles) is 1,193 m. Bikeroo (talk) 11:26, 13 July 2014 (UTC)

They're good stub/start-class articles. Nice and tidy on the formatting, too. Regards, EP111 (talk) 11:36, 13 July 2014 (UTC)

Col de Val Louron-Azet[edit]

Hi again. I plan to create an article tomorrow under the above title. This is the name used on the TDF website. See also this image of the sign at the summit.[2]. Bikeroo (talk) 21:24, 11 July 2014 (UTC)

Noted, please change as appropriate, until further evidence. The photo is a good citation for the name. Though, fr:Col d'Azet describes it as primarily as Col d'Azet with the secondary Col de Val-Louron-Azet (I presume written by somebody who is also a native speaker of French). Please excuse my ultra-pedanticism, I wonder how relevant the extra hyphen is? Would "Col d'Azet" and "Col de Val-Louron-Azet/Col de Val Louron-Azet" be each of the two climbs on the opposite side of the same mountain? Regards, EP111 (talk) 21:43, 11 July 2014 (UTC)
N.b. Yes it would. Bing Maps shows that Val Louron (or Val-Louron, according to fr:Val-Louron) is on one side of the mountain and Azet is on the other. EP111 (talk) 21:51, 11 July 2014 (UTC)

Disambiguation link notification for July 17[edit]

Hi. Thank you for your recent edits. Wikipedia appreciates your help. We noticed though that you've added some links pointing to disambiguation pages. Such links are almost always unintended, since a disambiguation page is merely a list of "Did you mean..." article titles. Read the FAQ • Join us at the DPL WikiProject.

Gare de Pau
added a link pointing to Pau
Tramezaïgues
added a link pointing to Romanesque

It's OK to remove this message. Also, to stop receiving these messages, follow these opt-out instructions. Thanks, DPL bot (talk) 08:55, 17 July 2014 (UTC)

Your GA nomination of Upton, Merseyside[edit]

The article Upton, Merseyside you nominated as a good article has been placed on hold Symbol wait.svg. The article is close to meeting the good article criteria, but there are some minor changes or clarifications needing to be addressed. If these are fixed within 7 days, the article will pass; otherwise it may fail. See Talk:Upton, Merseyside for things which need to be addressed. Message delivered by Legobot, on behalf of TLSuda -- TLSuda (talk) 16:01, 25 July 2014 (UTC)

Disambiguation link notification for July 27[edit]

Hi. Thank you for your recent edits. Wikipedia appreciates your help. We noticed though that you've added some links pointing to disambiguation pages. Such links are almost always unintended, since a disambiguation page is merely a list of "Did you mean..." article titles. Read the FAQ • Join us at the DPL WikiProject.

2014 Vuelta a España, Stage 1 to Stage 11
added links pointing to Córdoba, San Fernando and Borja
2014 Vuelta a España, Stage 12 to Stage 21
added a link pointing to Santander

It's OK to remove this message. Also, to stop receiving these messages, follow these opt-out instructions. Thanks, DPL bot (talk) 08:54, 27 July 2014 (UTC)

Category:2010 Tour de France cyclists[edit]

Category:2010 Tour de France cyclists, which you created, has been nominated for possible deletion, merging, or renaming. If you would like to participate in the discussion, you are invited to add your comments at the category's entry on the Categories for discussion page. Thank you. Buttons to Push Buttons (talk | contribs) 16:57, 1 August 2014 (UTC)

Your GA nomination of Upton, Merseyside[edit]

The article Upton, Merseyside you nominated as a good article has failed Symbol unsupport vote.svg; see Talk:Upton, Merseyside for reasons why the nomination failed. If or when these points have been taken care of, you may apply for a new nomination of the article. Message delivered by Legobot, on behalf of Adamblack93 -- Adamblack93 (talk) 01:42, 3 August 2014 (UTC)

Disambiguation link notification for August 3[edit]

Hi. Thank you for your recent edits. Wikipedia appreciates your help. We noticed though that you've added some links pointing to disambiguation pages. Such links are almost always unintended, since a disambiguation page is merely a list of "Did you mean..." article titles. Read the FAQ • Join us at the DPL WikiProject.

1989 Tour de France, Prologue to Stage 10
added links pointing to Michael Wilson, Phil Anderson and Pau
List of teams and cyclists in the 1989 Tour de France
added a link pointing to Phil Anderson

It's OK to remove this message. Also, to stop receiving these messages, follow these opt-out instructions. Thanks, DPL bot (talk) 09:11, 3 August 2014 (UTC)

List of teams and cyclists in the 1989 Tour de France[edit]

Great work in creating this article. Were you planning to create any more for other Tour editions? Thanks. Lugnuts Dick Laurent is dead 13:12, 2 September 2014 (UTC)

Thanks. I may get around to some of the other 1980s—1990s Tour years, eventually, as well as filling in some of the stage and general classifications for the separate stage articles. Using the example of 1987, the best references are here and here. However, I'd already planned a lot of geography edits, to be getting on with, for the time being. So, I may be away from the TdF articles for some while. Regards, EP111 (talk) 16:09, 2 September 2014 (UTC)
No problem. And thanks for those links - they're very useful. Lugnuts Dick Laurent is dead 18:18, 2 September 2014 (UTC)

Disambiguation link notification for September 12[edit]

Hi. Thank you for your recent edits. Wikipedia appreciates your help. We noticed though that when you edited Midgarth, you added a link pointing to the disambiguation page Sanday. Such links are almost always unintended, since a disambiguation page is merely a list of "Did you mean..." article titles. Read the FAQ • Join us at the DPL WikiProject.

It's OK to remove this message. Also, to stop receiving these messages, follow these opt-out instructions. Thanks, DPL bot (talk) 09:06, 12 September 2014 (UTC)