Tag:historic=monument

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Description
An object, especially large and made of stone, built to remember/show respect to a person or group of people
Used on these elements
may be used on nodes
should not be used on ways
may be used on areas
use on relations unspecified
Useful combination
Status: unspecified

An object, especially large and made of stone, built to remember and show respect to a person or group of people

Monuments are often built in homage to past or present political/military leaders or religious figures / deities.

How to map

Place a node Node at the centrepoint or draw a way Area around the outline of the building.

Tags to use in combination

Similar tags

historic=memorial - Much like a monument, but smaller. Might range from a WWII memorial to a simple plate on a wall

See also

Proposed_features/obelisk Proposal how to map obelisks

Related terms: <reminder> <tribute> <monument> <memento> <record> <statue>