[OSM-talk] Abandoned Rails

moltonel 3x Combo moltonel at gmail.com
Thu Aug 27 09:02:43 UTC 2015

On 27/08/2015, Paul Johnson <baloo at ursamundi.org> wrote:
>  I believe we're talking about abandoned railroad rights of way that still
> mark the landscape, not something that no longer has a trace.

No :

Russ Nelson nelson at crynwr.com wrote Thu Aug 20 05:12:49 UTC 2015
> Here's a perfect example of how a railway should be mapped:
> https://www.openstreetmap.org/#map=14/42.92237423246795/-75.8534094581493

There is no real-life trace left of
https://www.openstreetmap.org/way/366610457 (amongst others) but it is
currently in OSM.

At we're not least not exclusively about still-visible abandoned; the
OP hasn't given a list of guilty deletions so it's hard to judge how
justified each deletion was.

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