[Tagging] New proposal draft to simplify the mapping of farm buildings (stables)

Nita S. nitagurrl at gmail.com
Fri Aug 30 12:31:25 UTC 2019


Around here those are called poll-barns. They are usually constructed with
utility poles ( or similar ) a roof truss system, and corrugated/galvanized
metal sheets. They cover farm equipment, feed storage, and sometimes
animals.

On Thu, Aug 29, 2019 at 9:02 AM Paul Allen <pla16021 at gmail.com> wrote:

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> On Wed, 28 Aug 2019 at 23:35, Graeme Fitzpatrick <graemefitz1 at gmail.com>
> wrote:
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>> On Thu, 29 Aug 2019 at 01:02, Paul Allen <pla16021 at gmail.com> wrote:
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>> more happy pigs to be found here (supposedly)
>>>> https://www.naturalpigfarming.com/low%20res%2060/IMG_1385.jpg
>>>>
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>>> And that is a pig pen.  But, according to some, also a pig sty.  An
>>> enclosure rather than a building.
>>>
>>
>> This time, I'd go sty, although pen would also be OK.
>>
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> In common parlance that could be a sty or a pen.  However, I don't think
> you'd map it as
> building=sty (or even building=pen) because it's not a building.
>
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>> The one's I've seen in farmyards have had a rudimentary roof in one
>> corner, with the rest being dirt or mud!
>>
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> The bit of roof could be building=sty (a bit of a stretch, though).  I'd
> be tempted to make it
> building=roof.  Especially as that's how somebody might map it if seen
> from the road but
> no pigs were around at the time.
>
>
> --
> Paul
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