[Talk-GB] Thrapston viaduct

SK53 sk53.osm at gmail.com
Mon Jul 13 09:25:10 UTC 2015

Bridges and other significant remaining infrastructure of railways tagged
as railway=abandoned ceased to be rendered on the Standard rendering some
time ago. There was a degree of dissension with this decision:

Certainly I recall a few grumps to that effect on the osm-gb IRC channel:
not least because of the potential value of such routes for walkers &


On 13 July 2015 at 08:53, Andy Mabbett <andy at pigsonthewing.org.uk> wrote:

> The significant (and massive) disused railway viaduct near Thrapston:
>    https://www.openstreetmap.org/way/264894970
> does not render on our default map:
>    http://www.openstreetmap.org/#map=15/52.3914/-0.5433
> despite being a significant and very visible landmark:
>    https://www.flickr.com/photos/dr_opulentfish/2870819874/
> I don't want fudge things to just "tag for the renderer", but is there
> a relevant tag missing, or should we change the rendering styles to
> show such objects?
> --
> Andy Mabbett
> @pigsonthewing
> http://pigsonthewing.org.uk
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