[Tagging] Allotments plot / lot tagging and ref?
osm at imagico.de
Mon Jan 7 13:39:39 UTC 2019
On Monday 07 January 2019, Paul Allen wrote:
> They are verifiable by asking the organization in charge of the
> allotments, as I initially did
> when mapping some allotments.
Verifiability in OSM means *independent* verifiability based on
observations of the geographic reality. Same as with any other kind of
> How about because allotments do not have postcodes?
That might depend on the country but AFAIK in many countries postal
codes cover the whole country.
> How about
> because addresses are
> generally a means of figuring out where to deliver physical mail and
> allotments are not on
> postal delivery routes?
There are many addresses that do not receive postal delivery - in
particular for example corporate infrastructure where mail is
collectively delivered to a single location while individual buildings
and other infrastructure still have their own addesses.
> Even addr:unit would be stretching the
> definition of unit past its breaking
I have not made any suggestion as to what kind of address tag to use but
if the plot number is signed and you invite your friends for a grilling
party at plot 42 that is definitely an address from my perspective.
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