[OSM-talk] trash racks in front or after waterway=culvert
61sundowner at gmail.com
Tue Mar 12 01:30:27 UTC 2019
On 12/03/19 11:25, MonkZ wrote:
> I'm seeking for a proper tag
Best list for this is tagging at openstreetmap.org
> for installations (trash racks / screens)
> like this:
> Basically a structure immersed the water,
Immersed in water in your area of the world. Here they are frequently dry ... only having water in storms.
> to collect trash, keep
> culverts from jamming and (sometimes) people from getting sucked into
> the culvert.
> These installations have certain properties like barriers, so I would
> classify them as barrier=trash_rack (but there are only two instances of
> it (source: taginfo) - so I wouldn't say it is defined by usage).
They need to be nodes on a waterway or ways across a waterway.
They are also man made .. so could be tagged man_made=something ... screen?
Screen=* is inuse for the number of viewing screens in cinemas. Should not cause confusion?
> There are also different forms of this kind of barrier.
> alignment- slanted or not or ...;
> material- metal or net or ...;
Some ideas here ..
I would separate out the material (usually metal) from the structure (chain link, bar, mesh, etc)
> have they mechanical components for automated cleaning...
Lets concentrate on one bit at a time?
> Are doors present...
> Alternatives? Suggestions? Suggestions for compositions?
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