[Tagging] More tagging questions
craigw84 at fastmail.fm
Fri May 7 21:25:28 BST 2010
On 07/05/2010 21:09, Jonas Minnberg wrote:
> In Sweden we have special barriers in the ground that only larger
> vehicles can pass, meant to allow buses but not normal cars - is there a
> tag for such a thing or should I make one up?
it's listed on the Key:barrier page, but without any description. Though
I assume its for something like a bus trap, as described on Wikipedia:
> Is there a a good way to define the area covered by school grounds? The
> examples and documentation about education tags seems to only apply to
> nodes or individual buildings - I would like something like
> landuse=school, which would also be a good place to put the name of the
The tag amenity=school is intended for the whole area of the school and
its grounds. You can also map the school buildings, sports pitches etc
This is clearly stated on this page:
So I'm not sure which examples or documentation you are referring to.
> Should the cliff-tag be used even for smaller drops? I've seen it used
> in residential areas where bare rock can be seen, but where the
> height-difference is small enough to jump up on it without using your hands.
Maybe, I don't know if there's any better tag for that. You can also
specify how high it is with the height=* tag.
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