[Talk-GB] Rail tracks for crane lifts

Jez Nicholson jez.nicholson at gmail.com
Thu Oct 18 07:47:31 UTC 2018


Thank you. Agree with Andy that it is a (albeit very short) section of rail
track. I've gone for Edward's suggested tags.

I will go back to the rabbit hole of updating
https://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Monorails_in_the_United_Kingdom

On Wed, 17 Oct 2018 at 11:26 Edward Catmur <ecatmur at googlemail.com> wrote:

> I would keep railway=rail (it's still a railway), but add usage=industrial
> and service=yard - this makes it clear that it is not a passenger railway.
>
> On Wed, Oct 17, 2018 at 9:48 AM Jez Nicholson <jez.nicholson at gmail.com>
> wrote:
>
>> Hi All,
>>
>> https://www.openstreetmap.org/way/93523292 is the rail tracks used by a
>> pair of cranes that load/unload ships at Swansea Docks. I don't believe it
>> should be tagged as a 'railway', as in a mass-transit system, but what
>> would it be?
>>
>> - Jez
>>
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