[Tagging] Blatant tagging for the renderer: bridges & abandoned railways

Warin 61sundowner at gmail.com
Mon Mar 9 21:50:36 UTC 2015

On 10/03/2015 1:22 AM, ael wrote:
> I have resorted to changing railway=abandoned to railway=disused
> on several occasions just to get mapnik and friends to render
> bridges. Bridges over roads and rivers are major features of relevance
> to tall vehicles and boats, so really should show up on standard
> rendering.
> According to the wiki railway=abandoned applies when the rails have been
> removed, and disused should be used when the rails are still present.

Possible work around?

Use the tag man_made=bridge to tag the bridge area?

Keeps the railway correctly tagged. And places the bridge correctly.


Try that and see if it works.

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