Hi,

I have at some places two things close one to another. For example: A wayside cross and, one meter away an old boundary stone.

In the "Edit" mode, I can see the two points, but in the map, I see only the cross. What has I done wrong?

Second question: the boundary stones are no more teh actual frontier between two countries since the Treaty of Versailles. Now These stones are classified as historical monuments. Should I realy mark them as Boundary stones?

asked 11 Oct, 13:28

LeFagnard's gravatar image

LeFagnard
816
accept rate: 0%

2

If you can point to the specific items in OSM people will be able to check whether the tagging is reasonable for those features.

(11 Oct, 16:42) SomeoneElse ♦

It is common that some features that exist in the data are not rendered on a map, whether due to there not being room, or the maintainers of that map choosing not to display certain features.

As to the tag, it is still a boundary stone, so historic=boundary_stone seems correct. Maybe add a note that it no longer reflects current boundaries?

permanent link

answered 11 Oct, 15:14

neuhausr's gravatar image

neuhausr
6.8k866113
accept rate: 20%

edited 12 Oct, 13:04

Fine. I will add a comment. And thank you for the explanation.

(11 Oct, 21:19) LeFagnard
2

or even better, use historic=boundary_stone

(12 Oct, 04:10) escada
2

historic-boundary_stone is the tag I meant, will clarify in the answer

(12 Oct, 13:02) neuhausr
Your answer
toggle preview

Follow this question

By Email:

Once you sign in you will be able to subscribe for any updates here

By RSS:

Answers

Answers and Comments

Markdown Basics

  • *italic* or _italic_
  • **bold** or __bold__
  • link:[text](http://url.com/ "title")
  • image?![alt text](/path/img.jpg "title")
  • numbered list: 1. Foo 2. Bar
  • to add a line break simply add two spaces to where you would like the new line to be.
  • basic HTML tags are also supported

Question tags:

×694
×4
×2
×2
×1

question asked: 11 Oct, 13:28

question was seen: 98 times

last updated: 12 Oct, 13:04

powered by OSQA