[Tagging] Power poles & tower : power vs man_made

John Sturdy jcg.sturdy at gmail.com
Fri Aug 16 12:45:17 UTC 2013

On Fri, Aug 16, 2013 at 12:40 PM, Pieren <pieren3 at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Fri, Aug 16, 2013 at 12:14 PM, John Sturdy <jcg.sturdy at gmail.com> wrote:
>> I'd prefer to indicate a transformer mounted on a pole with either:
>> power=transformer
>> layer=1

> You didn't catch that the node is primarily tagged with "power=pole"
> (or "tower"). Then you cannot add a 2nd "power" tag
> "power=transformer". Or you plan to add a 2nd node exactly on top of
> the power=pole node which is something I would not recommend.

No, neither of those; I meant to use just exactly those two tags, on
just one node, and have the presence of the pole be implied by the
"layer=1" indicating that the transformer is not on the ground, rather
than being mentioned explicitly.


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