[Talk-GB] Tagging Schools with fhrs:id

Philip Barnes phil at trigpoint.me.uk
Fri Oct 20 19:40:54 UTC 2017

On Fri, 2017-10-20 at 20:33 +0100, Lester Caine wrote:
> On 20/10/17 18:51, Gregrs wrote:
> > I think it makes sense for both fhrs:id and addr:postcode to be on
> > the same entity, whether that's the boundary or a building. In some
> > cases schools might have more than one building with an fhrs:id,
> > but it's possible that these would have a different postcode e.g.
> > the different houses at Rugby School (http://www.openstreetmap.org/
> > way/363617437). 
> The majority of UK schools will only have the one catering facility
> and
> it's unlikely that this will not be the same place as school premises
> and involve a single postcode although with the unstable ownership of
> schools these days, we may well see private food outlets inside
> 'academies'? Although central catering facilities feeding several
> schools also messes up the picture.
It probably not that unusual for schools to have separate catering
facilities for the sixth form.

The school I attended in the 1970s did just that and a small amount of
research suggests my local school now has the same.

Phil (trigpoint)

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