[Tagging] How to tag un-named roundabout?

Dave F. davefox at madasafish.com
Thu Nov 19 20:28:31 GMT 2009


Mike N. wrote:
> I have run into several un-named roundabouts which contain 3-6 feeder roads.
> Keepright, etc consider an unnamed road as an error.  I could use
> highway=road, but this is described as an implied FIXME=yes.     I could
> possibly assign the name of the most important feeder road.  How should this
> be tagged?
>
>   Thanks,
>
>   
You seem a bit unclear. Do you mean name as in name=The Cyril Smith 
Roundabout or highway=trunk etc?

If the former, not all have a name, which is fine in OSM, but if the 
latter, then every way needs a highway tag.
I would tag it as the most major road that you have. Do they have Ref's?






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