[Tagging] Points instead of areas
graemefitz1 at gmail.com
Wed Aug 8 21:54:45 UTC 2018
Wow, thanks Martin - amazing stuff
On 8 August 2018 at 23:11, Martin Koppenhoefer <dieterdreist at gmail.com>
> sent from a phone
> On 8. Aug 2018, at 05:24, Warin <61sundowner at gmail.com> wrote:
> The centre of a place is a little cultural, a little of frequent use and a
> little from signs.m
> I’ve written 2 diary entries about the centres of Rome and Berlin, maybe
> it is of interest in this context:
> For historic cities the centre is typically the castle (often the same
> location) often nowadays there’s the townhall, while railway stations are
> usually at the border of the historic city, not the centre centre.
> Churches traditionally also tend to be at the borders, because their
> churchyard was used for burying and to reduce the risk of plagues it wasn’t
> in the centre.
> It depends how old the place is, obviously.
> Ciao, Martin
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