[Talk-GB] What was the outcome of the discussion about C class roads with ref tags?

Graham Jones grahamjones139 at gmail.com
Mon May 4 07:35:32 UTC 2015

I don't know where the discussion got to, but thought I should point out
that at least one road in North Yorkshire is a C road that is signposted as
The road here does have signs with the C designation.
I don't think I added it so at least one other person must agree!



from my Phone (hence dodgy spelling!)
On 4 May 2015 01:20, "Dave F." <davefox at madasafish.com> wrote:

> Hi
> I seem to remember there was general consensus that C class roads
> shouldn't have their reference number in the ref tag as they aren't really
> for public use, such as on signs or maps, but the official use of local
> councils etc.
> It was suggested, therefore, to swap them to a tag like off_ref, or some
> such similar. Was this agreed upon?
> If there is consensus I personally think this would be a valid use of a
> mass edit due to the large number http://overpass-turbo.eu/s/98Y Does
> anyone have experience of doing such a auto edit?
> Cheers
> Dave F.
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