[talk-au] highway=motorway_junction

Graeme Fitzpatrick graemefitz1 at gmail.com
Mon Feb 24 22:23:27 UTC 2020


On Mon, 24 Feb 2020 at 14:33, Andrew Harvey <andrew.harvey4 at gmail.com>
wrote:

> In that particular example I don't think it's needed, since it's only an
> entrance to the motorway (not an exit) and South Street probably doesn't
> need these junction tags.
>
> The tag is useful when exits are named or numbered to say there is a
> motorway exit at this point which such and such name and ref, it's
> different to destination sign.
>
> eg. if you had an exit which was number 2 but exited to a road with ref 1,
> then he destination_sign relation would be ref=1 but the
> highway=motorway_junction would have ref=2. I've never seen numbered exits
> but they exist in other countries, and maybe here too.
>

If I've understood properly, we've got a few of them around here:

https://www.google.com/maps/@-28.0457042,153.3543885,3a,15y,133.24h,91.26t/data=!3m6!1e1!3m4!1skFYA0h_lsvqsWAualmVfFQ!2e0!7i16384!8i8192

https://www.google.com/maps/@-28.1011105,153.403105,3a,15y,131.46h,91.38t/data=!3m6!1e1!3m4!1sm4vuA4WcyuCaeBf1mkamNQ!2e0!7i16384!8i8192

https://www.google.com/maps/@-28.0085086,153.3437299,3a,15y,113.78h,91.75t/data=!3m6!1e1!3m4!1smpdDZK21i8RV9tOdn6Gl4g!2e0!7i16384!8i8192

https://www.google.com/maps/@-27.9533827,153.343662,3a,24.7y,127.87h,102.53t/data=!3m6!1e1!3m4!1sQ1cD8Na9AZrWjwcNdLAdxA!2e0!7i16384!8i8192

So how should these be tagged?

Thanks

Graeme
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