[Tagging] Feature Proposal - RFC - amenity=courier

Philip Barnes phil at trigpoint.me.uk
Thu Mar 9 00:06:41 UTC 2017


On Thu, 2017-03-09 at 10:33 +1100, Warin wrote:
> At least some courier firms have offices where you can go to;
> send things - saves waiting for a courier to arrive at "some time" 
> during the day.
> pick something up .. when you have not been home when the courier 
> arrived (supposedly).

True, I think that it should be mapped as office. It doesn't really fit
in with amenity. When an estate agent says close to the amenities they
are not considering a nearby Fed-ex depot.

Phil (trigpoint)

> 
> On 09-Mar-17 08:56 AM, John F. Eldredge wrote:
> > Are you trying to map the location of an office of a courier
> > service? 
> > Couriers themselves are people, and by the nature of their
> > business 
> > have no fixed location.
> > 
> > 
> > On March 8, 2017 3:32:23 PM Warin <61sundowner at gmail.com> wrote:
> > 
> > > On 08-Mar-17 08:42 PM, muzirian wrote:
> > > > A company that transports commercial packages and documents.
> > > > 
> > > > https://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Tag:amenity%3Dcourier
> > > > 
> > > 
> > > What physical feature are you mapping?
> > > 
> > > The description says "A company.." Companies are legal entities
> > > ... not
> > > physical features.
> > > 
> > > 
> > > 
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