[Tagging] Tag for a scrap yard?

Martin Koppenhoefer dieterdreist at gmail.com
Tue Jul 5 13:47:41 UTC 2016


2016-07-05 4:55 GMT+02:00 Dave Swarthout <daveswarthout at gmail.com>:

> We had a discussion here a few months ago about how best to tag what we
> call in American English a junkyard. The result was a tag combination that
> works for those yards that take wrecked automobiles and then sell parts
> from them. This is a form of recycling I suppose but such a facility is not
> typically thought of as a recycling center.
>
> amenity=scrapyard
> shop=car_parts
> second_hand=only
>


we too had a discussion in talk-it[1] and the proposed tag was
landuse=industrial
amenity=auto_wrecker

I find these tags also quite good to add:
shop=car_parts
second_hand=only

[1] https://lists.openstreetmap.org/pipermail/talk-it/2016-June/053353.html

Cheers,
Martin
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