[OSM-talk] On tertiary highways

Jon Bright jon at siliconcircus.com
Tue Aug 21 07:02:27 BST 2007


Michael Eric Menk wrote:
> Alex L. Mauer wrote:
>> I'm surprised to see unclassified described as one-lane roads.  I
>> understand these to be essentially the same as residential streets, only
>> without residences.  One-lane roads would all be tracks, if you ask me.
> I drove on a road yesterday which you call a track. The traffic on this 
> "track" flowed at speeds between 80-90kph.

I think there's been a misunderstanding here.  Alex was referring to 
roads that actually have one lane, not one lane in each direction.  I'd 
be... surprised if such a road had traffic at 80-90kph :-)

Jon Bright
Silicon Circus Ltd.

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