[talk-au] Railways

Marc Gemis marc.gemis at gmail.com
Thu Nov 27 10:17:15 UTC 2014

According to  the legend of http://www.openrailwaymap.org/ , both disused
and abandoned railways are a rendered (in different styles)



On Thu, Nov 27, 2014 at 9:52 AM, Leon Kernan <lkernan at gmail.com> wrote:

> Hi all,
> I've recently noticed a tenancy for people to tag railways as disused,
> even when all traces have been gone for decades.
> This is probably because railway=abandoned has been removed from the
> rendering on openstreetmap.org (to try and stop people tagging abandoned
> railways..)
> Just a reminder to all that railway=abandoned is still the correct tag for
> a track that doesn't exist anymore.
> railway=disused is only for tracks that are still in place and able to be
> used (at least in theory).
> Has anyone seen a site that renders historical or current railway lines so
> I can direct people there to see their work rendered?
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