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Public-images-osm logo.svg bell_tower
Bell tower. View from north.jpg
Sub-category of a bell tower. Show/edit corresponding data item.
Group: man made
Used on these elements
may be used on nodesshould not be used on waysmay be used on areas (and multipolygon relations)should not be used on relations (except multipolygon relations)
Status: in use

Describes the architectural typus of a bell tower.

How to map

Please add man_made=tower + tower:type=bell_tower, and specify the typus with bell_tower=*.


  • bell_tower=campanile - free standing bell tower derived from Italian campana - bell)
  • bell_tower=klockstapel - free standing wooden belfry (in Northern Europe)
  • bell_tower=bell_gable - flat belfry (Spanish Espadaña)