[Talk-us] Scenic/Historic byways

Paul Johnson baloo at ursamundi.org
Mon Jul 9 17:44:05 BST 2012

On Mon, Jul 9, 2012 at 9:16 AM, Phil! Gold <phil_g at pobox.com> wrote:
> In Maryland, the state has a brochure showing more or less where the
> byways are, and they're not entirely consistently signed[0].  I've put one
> into OpenStreetMap[1] and tagged it much as you did the Western Vistas
> Historic Byway, but I used a network of US:MD for lack of a better
> option.  (US:MD:Scenic Byway might make sense, too.)

My vote would be for US:MD:Scenic.  Let's keep it simple.

> I think the best way to handle National Scenic Byways and All American
> Roads is just to add national_scenic_byway=yes and all_american_road=yes
> tags (sorry) to the route relations as appropriate.  That probably doesn't
> address your Historic Byway, but I haven't read anything about those.

Is it possible that these are networks to themselves?
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