[Tagging] Moveable objects tagged as building=*

Mateusz Konieczny matkoniecz at gmail.com
Fri Dec 12 04:39:29 UTC 2014


I encountered building=ship used for ones that are staying in the same
place for decades (for example, museum ships). It is not so bad fit.

2014-12-12 1:59 GMT+01:00 715371 <osmu715371 at gmx.de>:
>
> Hi,
>
> I am wondering if the building-tag should be used for moveable objects.
> I guess that this is not in the sense of the meaning of building (see
> https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Building#Residential and check for
> houseboats).
>
> For example according to taginfo houseboats are mapped as
> building=houseboat 11496 times. So this is not a new or minor tag.
>
> I guess in this case man_made=boat/ship fits better than any building=*.
>
> Nevertheless there is more stuff which could be moved from building to
> some other keys. Maybe there are solutions like man_made=moveable_object
> possible.
>
> Some examples:
> building=static_caravan
> building=houseboat
> building=boathouse
> building=ship
> building=boat
> building=motorhome
>
> Do you have any ideas?
>
> Regards
> Tobias
>
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