[Tagging] artificial cave, historic military shelter

Janko Mihelić janjko at gmail.com
Fri Sep 2 16:04:31 UTC 2016


I'm not sure. Natural=cave is for natural caves, but the wiki on the cave
page says that man made caves are historic=mine:

http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Cave#Man_Made

Historic=mine wiki talks only about mineral mines.

Shelter_type=rock_shelter is also a natural rock formation, not deep enough
to be called a cave.

In other words, we don't have appropriate tags. I would rather use
natural=cave than rock_shelter. At least it correctly shows the type of the
hole, if not the way it was created. We also use natural=water for man made
reservoirs, so I think we can use natural for man made caves too.
Dana 2. 9. 2016. 15:44 "demon.box" <e.rossini73 at alice.it> je napisao/la:

> hi, how can I tag correctly this artificial cave, used like a shelter for
> the
> austriac soldiers during the 1915-1918 first world war?
>
> <http://gis.19327.n5.nabble.com/file/n5881560/IMG_8507.jpg>
>
> amenity=shelter
> shelter_type=rock_shelter
> man_made=yes
> historic=yes
>
> it could be correct?
>
> p.s. it's located near to Monte Tremalzo (Italy)
>
> thanks very much.
>
> --enrico
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