[Tagging] Disused/historic railway stations

Greg Troxel gdt at ir.bbn.com
Thu Feb 7 01:38:30 GMT 2013


Martin Koppenhoefer <dieterdreist at gmail.com> writes:

> 2013/2/7 Greg Troxel <gdt at ir.bbn.com>:
>> ... because in the present, railway=station means the
>> site and we don't really denote the building.  In the historic:,
>> railway=station is the building and railway=station_site is the place.
>
>
> -1, better use always "building" for the building and
> "railway=station" for the station (function)

I'm sympathetic to that, but what tag goes on the building way other
than building=yes to denote that a building is a station building?  Or
was?

Perhaps
  railway=station_building
  historic:railway=station_building
would be appropriate.
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