[Talk-GB] Bridleway or track?
61sundowner at gmail.com
Mon Mar 11 02:40:47 UTC 2019
On 11/03/19 10:45, Martin Wynne wrote:
>> There's clearly no evidence of 4 wheeled vehicles, so it should be
>> marked as a bridleway, but It's advisable to check the whole length
>> as sections can be used by vehicles such as agricultural ones to get
>> between adjacent fields.
> It's a public bridleway, with the usual "evidence", so no argument
> about that.
> But is it highway=bridleway or highway=track?
> There is evidence of recent wheeled use, which I think was a tractor
> gaining access across the adjacent fields for the purpose of
> hedge-trimming alongside it. It clearly was once a vehicular track.
> What I think I'm getting at is this -- is the highway= tag intended to
> represent the physical appearance, or the intended use?
I'd tag the present use.
Where the 'wheeled use' is not evident then I'd tag highway=bridleway etc.
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