[Tagging] Avoid using place=locality - find more specific tags instead

Warin 61sundowner at gmail.com
Thu Apr 18 01:05:16 UTC 2019

On 18/04/19 09:52, Joseph Eisenberg wrote:
> But if a locality represents only a historic location that has no 
> physical presence today, it is debatable if this is a “real and 
> current” feature that is appropriate for OSM rather than a historical 
> map.

If the name is still in present use then it belongs in OSM, even if 
there is no physical presence on the ground people still use the name to 
define the place.
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