[Tagging] Local highways classifications

Paul Johnson baloo at ursamundi.org
Fri Jul 17 08:36:05 UTC 2015

On Thu, Jul 16, 2015 at 9:23 AM, <phil at trigpoint.me.uk> wrote:

> On Thu Jul 16 15:06:34 2015 GMT+0100, Richard Mann wrote:
> > For those interested, the issue appears to be that the Poles can have
> > multiple routes on one road section (fine, just like the Americans, use
> > relations), but also the same route number can get used on a series of
> > roads of different classification. So route 2 goes from Germany to Warsaw
> > as a motorway, then becomes a trunk, then a primary.
> >
> That happens in the UK, on whos road system OSM road classification is
> based, too.
> Many A roads switch between trunk and primary, or even vanish for a
> section where the route is a motorway. The A5, passing Telford,  is a
> classic example.

It doesn't do something like A5(M)?
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