This mailing list has been migrated to Mailman 3. This archive will no longer be updated. Messages after 1 February 2020 are missing. Please use the new archive instead.
Diese Mailingliste wurde auf Mailman 3 umgestellt. Dieses Archiv wird nicht mehr länger aktualisiert. Nachrichten nach dem 1. Februar 2020 fehlen. Bitte benutze das neue Archiv.

[openrailwaymap] Harzer Schmalspur Bahn

Philipp Klaus Krause pkk at
Wed Apr 22 14:12:44 MEST 2015

On 22.04.2015 13:46, robert wrote:
> Dear OpenRailwayMappers,
> recently I had a look at the marvellous openrailwaymap. I am astonished by the 
> many different classes for railway lines. Although commuting everyday by train, 
> I never imagined so many different track types.
> One thing confused me, maybe you can enlighten me. Why is the 9701 
> "Brockenbahn" running to the top of the highest peak in the Harz mountains 
> neither "Schmalspur" nor "Museumsbahn" but a "Überleitgleis". Even more 
> confusing,  at some stations the parallel tracks are tagged as 
> "Schmalspurbahn" (e.g. Schierke).
> According to the website of the "Harzer Schmalspur Bahnen" 
> the "Brockenbahn" and the "Harzquerbahn" are claimed to be "Schmalspurbahnen".
> thanks
>   robert

The meaning of railway=preserved and railway=narrow_gauge is better
represented using railway:preserved=yes and gauge=.


-------------- next part --------------
A non-text attachment was scrubbed...
Name: signature.asc
Type: application/pgp-signature
Size: 181 bytes
Desc: OpenPGP digital signature
URL: <>

More information about the Openrailwaymap mailing list