[Tagging] Pedestrian and highway crossings of tramways

Vɑdɪm vadp.devl at gmail.com
Sun Oct 13 14:47:57 UTC 2019

Richard Fairhurst wrote
> There is no need to have railway=crossing, railway=level_crossing,
> railway=tram_crossing and railway=tram_level_crossing. They are
> semantically
> identical. The type of ways (tram or heavy rail, footpath or road) is
> already expressed in the way tags and doesn't need to be duplicated in the
> node tags.
> Let's just standardise on the simplest tag, railway=crossing, and nuke the
> others.

Actually for me it looks quite logic. 

At the list one could find a couple of topics on this matter.



On the other hand railway=crossing vs railway=level_crossing are at least
documented at the OSM wiki.

Perhaps it's worth to sort out the incorrect ones first.

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