[Tagging] New tag proposal: 'addr=milestone'

Martin Koppenhoefer dieterdreist at gmail.com
Thu Oct 3 08:21:27 UTC 2019


Am Mi., 2. Okt. 2019 um 22:55 Uhr schrieb Agustin Rissoli <
aguztinqui at gmail.com>:

> I think we can add a clarification, which says that these directions are
> not exact, but usually based on the approximate position with respect to a
> milestone on the road.
>


Actually I have 2 different cases in my area:
1. approximate positions that aren't signposted (but you can get them for
example on the website of the feature, from business registers or from the
address on the receipt when you buy something), they go like "Motorway A23
X - Y km 35.700"
2. Indications of exact meters, like 3455, which may or may not be accurate
with respect to official road markers / milestones, but are kind of an
"agreed upon" address, and people post them as if they were regular
(consecutive) housenumbers (they might also be official housenumbers, I am
not sure about this, and it may depend on the municipality).

Example for the second case:
https://www.google.com/maps/@42.1655384,12.3482096,3a,16.1y,57.78h,85.37t/data=!3m6!1e1!3m4!1sSFb1ZNg34WWYGflbjVgFNg!2e0!7i16384!8i8192

Examples for the first case:
https://www.myautogrill.it/it/portal/myautogrill_list

Cheers,
Martin
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