Living and working in Falköping, Sweden. Joined this wiki in the end of October 2006 and mapping mainly around here in Skaraborg. When I'm out collecting GPS tracks I use a bluetooth GPS together with my Samsung Galaxy S4 mini and the brilliant TrekBuddy software.
- E-Mail: joel-at-torsson. se
According to Good practice, self-invented tags should be published somewhere. So here is my list.
using Key:tracks instead
using Key:electrified instead
|gauge||e.g. 600,891,1435...||Distance in millimeters between the rails. Default is 1435 (standard gauge)|
|man_made||peat_barn||Barn where peat (sv:torv) is stored|
|man_made||campanile||A free standing bell tower, typically near a church.|
|bridge_type||stone,concrete,steel,wood||Type of bridge (material)|
|trees||yes/left/right||Used on avenues, a road with line of trees following the road. "yes" = trees on both sides of the road.|
Have a look at the OSM purity self-test and figure out how much of an OpenStreetMapper you are. I got a score of 1.21 which means I'm not addicted, yet. The limit is at 2.0.
Fun and strange stuff found in the maps and in the OSM data
- In Alvesta they really know how to make streets look nice on maps: 
- Have a look at this spot: . Nothing there? Well, press Edit, look again and smile!
- And in Stenstorp there are streets looking like petroglyphs: