[Tagging] Questions about subway tags

Martin Koppenhoefer dieterdreist at gmail.com
Sat Sep 1 13:28:19 UTC 2018

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> On 1. Sep 2018, at 15:20, Andrew Harvey <andrew.harvey4 at gmail.com> wrote:
> Should we be using that tag to tag entrances to heavy rail underground stations, even though they aren't metros?

I would not do it. It is explicitly for subways.

> I'm assuming the term subway here means a metro system, i.e. "A metro system is a rapid transit train system. In some cases, metro systems are referred to as subways or undergrounds." (https://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Metros)


> Is there a tag for heavy rail above ground station entrances? These usually have branded signage visible on the streets of where to enter the train station.


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