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.
Group: Barriers
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