[talk-au] Dual Named Roads

Cameron osm-mailing-lists at justcameron.com
Mon Dec 1 10:41:28 GMT 2008


You can use things like loc_name (local name) and alt_name (alternative
name.)

http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Map_Features#Naming

~Cameron

2008/12/1 Neil Penman <ianaf4you at yahoo.com>

> Hi,
>
> I was wondering if there was a standard approach to roads that have two
> names.  That is the street name in a town and the name of the highway that
> runs through the town.  I found an example in Yass that seems to work well.
> "Yass Valley Highway:Comur Street".  Is this a recognised standard approach
> to this problem?
>
>
> Regards
>
> Neil Penman
>
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