<div dir="ltr"><div class="gmail_extra"><br><div class="gmail_quote">2017-06-12 23:07 GMT+02:00 John Willis <span dir="ltr"><<a href="mailto:johnw@mac.com" target="_blank">johnw@mac.com</a>></span>:<br><blockquote class="gmail_quote" style="margin:0px 0px 0px 0.8ex;border-left:1px solid rgb(204,204,204);padding-left:1ex"><div id="gmail-:17h" class="gmail-a3s gmail-aXjCH gmail-m15c9e234a0340ab2">> <a href="https://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Tag:man_made%3Dwindpump" rel="noreferrer" target="_blank">https://wiki.openstreetmap.<wbr>org/wiki/Tag:man_made%<wbr>3Dwindpump</a><br>
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Thanks for that - my father restored one of these and has it in his grove, but I never considered how to tag it. They used to be everywhere people depended on well water in the US, now most of them are gone.<br>
</div></blockquote></div><br><br>there seems to be some overlap with man_made=windmill, and no clear distinction: the wiki says windmill "for traditional windmills (including traditional looking windmills that happen to pump water rather than mill grain)."<br></div><div class="gmail_extra">No what is "traditional", whose tradition? Those windpumps seem completely traditional as well. Maybe the distinction is the structure? Light, open (metal lattice) construction (no building) for the windpumps vs. solid brick (or closed wooden frame) building (with the function inside) for windmills?<br><br><br><a href="https://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Tag:man_made%3Dwindpump">https://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Tag:man_made%3Dwindpump</a><br><a href="https://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Tag:man_made%3Dwindmill">https://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Tag:man_made%3Dwindmill</a><br><br></div><div class="gmail_extra">Cheers,<br></div><div class="gmail_extra">Martin<br></div></div>