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A

Access paths

Chesterwood-Driveway.jpg way Way

highway=service
service=driveway

Remark:

You may want to add access=private also.

See this answer.

B

Bakery

Bread in shop window at Borough Market.jpg node Node
area Area

shop=bakery
name=*
opening_hours=*

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Blood donation centre (sometimes referred to as blood bank)

Blood donation centre exterior.jpeg node Node
area Area

healthcare=blood_donation

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please also use the tags described on the tag's page

Bullring

La Santa Maria.JPG node area

leisure=stadium
+ sport=bullfighting
+ name=*

For the pitch (ruedo),
leisure=pitch
+ sport=bullfighting
+ surface=sand

For the building,
building=stadium
+ sport=bullfighting

Remark:

A bullring is an arena where bullfighting is performed. Some mappers prefer to use building=bullring for the building. See sport=bullfighting tag's page for more details.

C

Casino

Casin0.jpg node area Node/Area

amenity=casino
+ name=*

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Courthouse

Prettyman courthouse.jpg node area Node/Area

amenity=courthouse
+ name=*

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F

Fence

Zeltschach - Zaun.JPG way Way

barrier=fence
+ fence_type=*
+ height=*

Remark:

Fire station

Tower Ladder 119 26 Hooper St jeh.jpg node Node
area Area

amenity=fire_station
+ building=yes
+ name=*

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Fire hydrant

Downtown Charlottesville fire hydrant.jpg node Node

emergency=fire_hydrant

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Flagpole

Flagpole, Scanbeck Howle - geograph.org.uk - 634737.jpg node Node

man_made=flagpole

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L

Lift

240 Sparks Elevators.jpg node Node

highway=elevator

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O

Obelisk

Roma-obelisco in laterano.jpg node Node
area Area

man_made=obelisk

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Optician

Nasenschild eines Optikers in Nußloch.JPG node area Node/Area

shop=optician
name=*
opening_hours=*

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P

Postbox

A Postbox in Brookweed (1) - geograph.org.uk - 875467.jpg node Node

amenity=post_box
operator=*
collection_times=*
ref=*

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R

River

Fluss.jpg way Way

waterway=river
+ width=#
+ name=*

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S

Scout hall

node area Node/Area
Remark:
  • name=* contains the name of the building.
  • operator=* contains the name of the scout group.

Shopping mall

Cevahir Mall.jpg node area Node/Area

shop=mall
+ opening_hours=*
+ operator=*
+ name=*

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Stream

Bach.jpg way Way

waterway=stream
name=*
width=#

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Square

way Way

place=square
name=*

Remark:
this is also called a city square. It's an open space inside a settlement, the major ones are typically located at significant crossroads and/or in front of important buildings. Often paved.

T

Train or tube station in London

See London public transport tagging scheme

V

Via ferrata / klettersteig

Hermann von Barth Weg MQ.jpg way Way

highway=via_ferrata
via_ferrata_scale=*

Use highway=via_ferrata for secured climbing routes that need equipment and experience. For hiking paths that have chains or ropes but are usually done without harness and helmet, highway=path can be used.

Z

Zoo

San Diego Zoo entrance elephant.jpg node area Node/Area

tourism=zoo
name=*
opening_hours=*

Remark: