[Tagging] landuse=religious & Monastic schools

phil at trigpoint.me.uk phil at trigpoint.me.uk
Fri Aug 21 11:00:45 UTC 2015

Precinct is used around cathedrals, does that work?

Phil ( trigpoint)

On Fri Aug 21 11:53:52 2015 GMT+0100, Andreas Goss wrote:
> In first though landuse=religious was supposed to be for all religious 
> institution and include more than a church yard.
> Now I read...
> > landuse=religious is specifically meant for the area used by a religious facility and it's supporting or directly related amenities used for practicing the religion - not merely land that happens to be owned by a religious entity. Likewise, Facilities such asamenity=school or amenity=hospital that are not part of a primarily religious complex, or are not primarily a place of worship, but merely operated by a religious entity are represented with different tagging schemes
> Does this mean a school run by a monastry even on their grounds would 
> not be included in landuse=religious?
> Is this this now really just become a replacement for churchyard to 
> include more religions? Bascially limited to the area around a place of 
> worship?
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