[Tagging] Exterior sprial staircase

Martin Koppenhoefer dieterdreist at gmail.com
Fri Sep 30 14:36:29 BST 2011

2011/9/30 David Earl <david at frankieandshadow.com>:
> On 23/09/2011 21:44, David Earl wrote:
>> Any existing examples of tagging an exterior spiral staircase?
> No one got excited by this, so I used
>  highway=spiral_staircase
> on a node (though in principle it could have a circular area for its
> footprint I suppose, but in general they aren't more than 2 or 3 metres in
> diameter).
> Highway might seem a bit odd, but it seemed to me to be consistent with
> highway=steps (and much the same qualifying tags could apply to it).

IMHO that's highway=steps and maybe add a note or a stairs:type or a

What about putting connecting 2 nodes with a way highway=steps
(step_count=x), one node with layer=1, and then move this one over the


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