[Tagging] Feature Proposal - RFC - survey_point:benchmark

Joseph Eisenberg joseph.eisenberg at gmail.com
Sun Mar 8 22:01:56 UTC 2020

Thank you for creating this proposal, Anne

Are the proposed tags "survey_point=benchmark" and
"survey_point:hexagonal_bolt" or "survey_point:benchmark=yes" and

Would it be possible to add some example images?

Would this tag be used along with "man_made=survey_point?" only?

- Joseph Eisenberg

On 3/8/20, Anne-Karoline Distel <annekadistel at web.de> wrote:
> Hi,
> I've been surveying benchmarks for the past four months and I would like
> to propose an alternative to benchmark=yes for survey points:
> https://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Proposed_features/survey_point:benchmark
> The reason being that I would like to also propose
> survey_point:hexagonal_bolt and survey_point:ground_bolt with it.
> Definition: Ordnance survey point usually chiselled in stone with its
> typical horizontal bar and arrow below on vertical surfaces, dot with
> arrow below on horizontal surfaces. Now often replaced by hexagonal
> bolts in walls or bolts in the ground.
> Thank you for your time,
> Anne
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