[Tagging] Topographic place names
tod at fitchdesign.com
Tue Dec 10 14:39:39 UTC 2013
On Dec 10, 2013, at 3:03 AM, Andrew Errington wrote:
> Yes please! I just added some hiking trails and had a named spur that I
> wanted to record. I used place=locality, but it seems wrong for the same
> reasons you give. I'd suggest that since we have natural=peak, and
> natural=saddle we should have natural=spur. natural=ridge, if it's not
> already used, should be for ridges. Perhaps we could also have
> natural=feature for a general named 'thing' that is visible and well known.
> Could be any sort of rock, outcrop, fissure etc.
>  http://www.openstreetmap.org/#map=15/35.7236/128.0624&layers=C
For what it is worth, someone (not me) has defined at least one natural=ridge in an area I visit:
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