[Tagging] Route names that aren’t names

Peter Elderson pelderson at gmail.com
Sat Mar 28 20:38:37 UTC 2020

Richard Fairhurst::

> If you need somewhere for a mapper-facing route description (and I can see
> that you need that for “part United Kingdom 5”), then I guess the obvious
> place to put that is the note= tag. But let’s keep it out of the name tag;
> and let’s have a concerted effort to remove them from existing name tags.

I was under the impression the note=* tag is for mapper's notes about the
I would think the best tag for a descriptive text would be the
description=* tag.

Question about the ref=* tag: should a ref be something visible along the
Best, Peter Elderson

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