[Tagging] tunnel=culvert

Ineiev ineiev at gnu.org
Sun Oct 25 09:27:30 UTC 2015


On Sat, Oct 24, 2015 at 11:44:17PM -0700, GerdP wrote:
> Now I noticed that the wiki also "allows" to use tunnel=culvert
> on a node,

On the other hand, the wiki "disallows" to use tunnel=* on a node.

> but this is rarely used
> (taginfo shows 945 tags on nodes and > 305.000 on ways)
> I wonder why. The usage of a node seems to be clearer for me,
> at least in those cases where the tunnel is almost as broad as the
> road.

What would be in the tunnel? the waterway or the highway? how would
the layer= apply?

> In my eyes it is the same case as with a
> railway=level_crossing. We map it as a node (and only as a node).
> Did I miss something?

In this case, the highway and the railway share the same level.

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