[Tagging] What is a conscription number (addr:conscriptionnumber)?

Warin 61sundowner at gmail.com
Sun Mar 3 23:00:57 UTC 2019


On 04/03/19 08:42, Graeme Fitzpatrick wrote:
> Yes, nice & clear thanks Mateusz - when I'd seen the name listed 
> previously, I'd always assumed it was something to do with allocating 
> areas for conscription for military service!
>
> Just clarifying for my own interests sake - so the village / suburb 
> only has a number, rather than a name? So your example would be 
> village (suburb?) 280, Staré Brno district?
>
> & are they numbered sequentially, or randomly? EG as you travel north 
> from this city do you pass through 280, 281, 282 & so on; or is 280 5k 
> north, 281 10k SW, 282 5k E, 283 15k N, but with 135 & 512 between it 
> & 280?
>

In Australia we have development numbers and lot numbers .. they only 
get used for planning,  construction and deeds ... most people don't 
know about them.
Not something that we map as they don't generally get used.

I do like the housenmber = thing.
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