[Tagging] Fuel shops

Warin 61sundowner at gmail.com
Thu Mar 19 23:48:00 UTC 2015


On 20/03/2015 9:39 AM, Bryce Nesbitt wrote:
> On Thu, Mar 19, 2015 at 3:01 PM, Andy Mabbett 
> <andy at pigsonthewing.org.uk <mailto:andy at pigsonthewing.org.uk>> wrote:
>
>     amenity=fuel
>     fuel=bottled
>
>
> Which would render indistinguishable from a full service fuel station.
> fuel=bottled in addition would create some confusion if the fuel was 
> in a drum with a pump.
>

Rendering can change.. if there is enough need. For example some renders 
look for;
  the surface tag to render roads that are unpaved differently from 
those that are paved.
the tags for bicycle use to determine if paths, footways are available 
for bicycle use..



As I said

the key fuel= is in use to distinguish the type of fuel .. CNG, diesel, 
petrol, kero etc. Not for the dispensing method.

amenity=fuel

and possibly
dispenser= bottle, drum, pump (where pump is what Australians call a 
'bowser' .. and what is presently used to render amenity=fuel)

or
fuel:storage=bottle, drum,tank. Needs words to describe there things, 
particularly that the 'tank' is much larger than the drum.

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