Template:Ka:Map Features:historic

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Template for the Historic table in the Map Features page. Use the default English text or use the template arguments for your translations


All parameters are optional. By default, text is in English. English writers shall write their comments in the template itself (avoiding double edition). Other languages are translated in template arguments, not in the template itself.

== section header ==
|name=        (section header line)
|description= (displayed before and/or after the table; optional)
== One key/value row ==
|historic:key=   |ruins:value=   |ruins:desc=   |ruins:render=   |ruins:photo=

Template for copy/paste...



See also railway=preserved for historic trains.

Key Value Element Comment Rendering Photo
historic archaeological_site Mf node.png Mf area.png Excavation place for ancient remains
Dscf0105 600.jpg
historic battlefield Mf node.png Mf area.png The site of a battle or military skirmish in the past. this could be on land or at sea.
Fort Donelson river battery (1).jpg
historic castle Mf node.png Mf area.png Other languages Dscf0226 600.jpg
historic memorial Mf node.png Mf area.png Much like a monument, but smaller. Might range from a WWII memorial to a simple plate on a wall.
historic monument Mf node.png Mf area.png An object, especially large and made of stone, built to remember and show respect to a person or group of people. Other languages
historic ruins Mf node.png Mf area.png Remains of a castle or alike, usage was abandoned.

This tag by itself is very unspecific. For ruins of historic buildings, better use a more descriptive value and add ruins=yes. E.g. historic=castle, ruins=yes

historic wreck Mf node.png Mf area.png Nautical craft that has unintentionally been sunk or destroyed.
historic yes Mf node.png Mf area.png Used to add historic interest to something described by other tags .
historic User Defined Mf node.png Mf area.png See Taginfo site for some other common used values as well

This table is a wiki template with a default description in English. Editable here.