[Tagging] Telephone exchange

Anton Klim tohaklim at gmail.com
Sun Sep 16 08:48:50 UTC 2018

The telecom tagging scheme (on wiki) definitely had a tag for telephone exchanges. 
For a building without windows, I’d suggest building=service

> 16 сент. 2018 г., в 8:48, José G Moya Y. <josemoya at gmail.com> написал(а):
> Hi!
> Path 374362033 ( https://www.openstreetmap.org/way/374362033 ) is a building with no windows in Calle del Fúcar, 28014 Madrid that contains a phone exchange (originally it was a gigantic relay system for the phones of the area, now probably replaced with smaller computers and microcontrollers). 
> It is tagged as "building=central office", a non-standard tag.
> I wonder if tagging it as "building=industrial" would be better, despite of the whole neigbourhood being officially classified as "tertiary use" (non-industrial). 
> Or maybe "building=yes" would be just enough. Path 28996211 ( https://www.openstreetmap.org/way/28996211 ) is a similar phone exchange building, near Delicias, Madrid, enough old to be announced as "phone booths that way" on the street. It is tagged as "building=yes".
> Do you think I should change the tag on 374362033?
> Yours, 
> José Moya
> Madrid
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