[OSM-talk] Industrial estate roads (tagging question)
dean at earlsoft.co.uk
Sun Mar 11 08:51:24 GMT 2007
Nick Whitelegg wrote:
> Spent the earlier part of the evening mapping an industrial estate filled with
> scrap metal merchants and the like. The roads in this area were about the
> same size as residential roads. How do people generally tag these?
> I tagged them
> highway=service; abutters=industrial
> Is this general practice for this kind of road? Didn't think unclassified was
> appropriate as they are not used as through roads.
I use unclassified if they are public (named) roads, then service for
the little stubby bits (depends on the layout) or roads through car parks.
Dean Earley, Dee (dean at earlsoft.co.uk)
phone: +44 (0)780 8369596
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