[Tagging] Security Gate Post/Cabin
phil at trigpoint.me.uk
Sun Dec 8 18:36:57 UTC 2013
On Sun, 2013-12-08 at 19:17 +0100, Martin Koppenhoefer wrote:
> Btw, how would you call a small structure like this:
> These are used by the police to control traffic flow and I think they
> can also interfere with the traffic lights control on this crossing.
> These are put on many bigger crossings in the city, but not always
> there is someone in there. Capacity is I think 2 officers, they have
> got airconditioning. Not sure if this qualifies as a building in the
> stricter term, but for osm I'd say yes, as they don't move ;-)
> If it provided only weather protection I'd maybe call them
> "police_shelter", but I think they also have infrastructure to
> interfere with the traffic lights, so maybe it is more a kind of
The English term would be a police box (police_box).
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