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Public-images-osm logo.svg amenity = courthouse
Prettyman courthouse.jpg
Used to mark a courthouse.
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should not be used on ways
may be used on areas
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A Wikipedia:Courthouse (sometimes spelled court house) is a building that is home to a local court of law and often the regional county government as well, although this is not the case in some larger cities. The term is common in North America. In some other English speaking countries buildings which house courts are simply called "courts" or "court building".

Used to mark a courthouse. A place where justice is dispensed.

How to Map

Add a node to the centre of the courthouse and tag it with amenity=courthouse. You can name it with name=*.

Related terms: <courthouse>