[Tagging] Horse mounting steps
61sundowner at gmail.com
Sun Mar 31 02:30:09 UTC 2019
On 27/03/19 20:23, Hufkratzer wrote:
> On 27.03.2019 07:37, Warin wrote:
>> I'd still call it a 'mounting block' ... no steps in the name so it
>> can be a ramp or, in your case, a platform. Add wheelchair=yes and a
>> description=* tag ???
> +1, in wikipedia it's also called 'mounting block', see
> But isn't it too primitive to be an amenity? What about
> animal=mounting_block? We have animal=horse_walker.
I was not aware of the key animal. Looks to be used for all sorts of
the kind of animal in a zoo exhibit?
Very poorly organised.... I would not go there!
Looks to come from the German talk group.. nothing to do with the
> I assume only stationary (fixed, heavy) mountoing blocks should be
> tagged. Many other objects (e.g. old tractor tires) can be used to
> mount a horse and could otherwise be tagged as a mounting block. AFAIK
> most mounting blocks/steps used in riding centres are light and
> movable and therefore not relevant here.
Yes, only fixed objects. OSM does not map things like parked cars.
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