[Tagging] historic tagging, obelisks

Johan Jönsson johan.j at goteborg.cc
Fri Feb 4 20:43:22 GMT 2011


M∡rtin Koppenhoefer <dieterdreist at ...> writes:
> 
> the proposal is here:
> http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Proposed_features/obelisk
> 
> Martin

I would be fun to try to tag some specimens of obelisks,
to see how the differences play out.
I haven´t read up on the tags, but I hope you
get the idea.

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The parisien obeslisk on place de la concorde
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Luxor_Obelisk

man_made:obelisk
landmark=yes
historical:civilization:egyptian
"age-key"=1300 A.D.
name:en:Luxor Obelisk 
name:fr:Obélisque de Louxor
name:local:L'aiguille de Cléopâtre
obelisk:material=red_granite
obelisk:height:23_metres

http://www.openstreetmap.org/browse/node/147024233

##
the Las vegas obelisk outside Luxor hotel
http://www.flickr.com/photos/32401121@N02/3381368775/

man_made:obelisk
landmark=yes
historical=no
"age-key"=1990
name:Luxor Obelisk 
obelisk:height:monumental

For the moment not tagged in OSM. 
http://www.openstreetmap.org/?lat=36.09524&lon=-115.1739&zoom=17


/Johan Jönsson






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