Tag:barrier=fence

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Public-images-osm logo.svg barrier = fence
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Description
A fence is a freestanding structure designed to restrict or prevent movement across a boundary. It is generally distinguished from a wall by the lightness of its construction.
Used on these elements
should not be used on nodes
may be used on ways
may be used on areas
use on relations unspecified
Useful combination
Status: In use

A fence is a freestanding structure designed to restrict or prevent movement across a boundary. It is generally distinguished from a wall by the lightness of its construction.

How to map

Draw a way along the barrier location. This tag may be used either on a way or on a closed area.

For general information on how to map fences and associated features see barriers.

You may also add:

  • height=* If you know the height of the fence.
  • fence_type=* To detail the material or the properties of the fence.

See also