davefox at madasafish.com
Wed Oct 14 11:20:00 BST 2009
John Smith wrote:
> 2009/10/14 Dave F. <davefox at madasafish.com>:
>> John Smith wrote:
>>> I assume it's for vehicles, as the map features list horse racing and
>>> sports as leisure=track, sport=*
>> I think it's for all types: motor,horse, dog, snails etc.
>> I see leisure=track, sport=* as the area of the whole site whilst
>> highway=raceway is the actual track that the race is on.
>> I'm not entirely happy about raceway as a term, I prefer racetrack. I
>> think it's an American term
> I'm not advocating this, and they seem to be synomious terms, a track
> and a raceway, to me at least are the same thing.
Advocating what? The naming or the fact I see it as two entities?
There definitely needs to be a distinction in the tagging to allow for
The actual track they run on needs to be shown because, for horse racing
in the UK, the site is often on common/public access land with rights of
way across it. Knowing where the track is is a guide to navigation.
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