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|An area set aside for the long-term disposal or recycling of wrecked vehicles|
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An Auto Wrecker is an area set aside for the long-term disposal or recycling of wrecked vehicles. In the USA, one is also called a junkyard, junk yard or salvage yard. Also known as a scrapyard in British English.
These places sometimes offer the opportunity to buy parts from the junked cars.
(Natural Resources Canada - CanVec Map Features Definition Code 2360012)
In Garmin MapSource it's listed under 0x2f (Auto services)
0x2a | None | None | Auto Services - All Subcategories Auto Services - Wrecker Service