[Tagging] How to tag a cistern?

Clifford Snow clifford at snowandsnow.us
Tue Feb 3 00:01:13 UTC 2015

On Mon, Feb 2, 2015 at 1:35 PM, Warin <61sundowner at gmail.com> wrote:

> In Australia rain water collection is common, or more correctly essential,
> in country areas. They are usually placed on the ground, or on a platform.
> Less frequently they are on elevated platforms or underground. Frequently
> they are simply called 'rain water tanks' or 'water tanks'. Cistern would
> be very rarely used, if ever, for these kind of tanks. In remote areas each
> building will have at least one tank, some the the tanks are quite large.
> Probable tag
> http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Proposed_features/storage_tank

Since we default to British English, I wonder what the Brits call these

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