[OSM-talk] stop deleting abandoned railroads

Russ Nelson nelson at crynwr.com
Thu Aug 20 04:29:23 UTC 2015

moltonel 3x Combo writes:
 > To me the distinguishing criteria between disused and abandoned is
 > wether the rails are still present or not.

Indeed. disused means the rails are still there. Abandoned means that
the rails are gone. Dismantled (or some people use razed) is when a
section of the railbad cannot be seen. Railways that were never there,
placed by mistake, should be deleted.

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