[Talk-GB] Conflicting tagging of london undergound stations

Nick Black nickblack1 at gmail.com
Wed Sep 19 15:40:49 BST 2007

There seems to be no agreed way to tag the London Underground, resulting in:


If I change all occurrences of tube= to line= , is this going to ruin
anyone's day?  We could then additionally add something like this to
identify London Underground stations:

<tag k="created_by" v="JOSM"/>
<tag k="source" v="NPE"/>
<tag k="railway" v="rail"/>
<tag k="line" v="Metropolitan">
<tag k="network" v="London_Underground">

My thinking here is that k='line' is generic/international and can equally
be applied to other rail networks.  How does this sound?

Nick Black
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