Key:board_type

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Information Board of "Muhalnitza".JPG
Description
Specifies the details of an information=board Edit or translate this description.
Group: Tourism
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may be used on nodesshould not be used on waysshould not be used on areasshould not be used on relations
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This is a key to specify the details of a board tagged as information=board and tourism=information.

Values

Key Value Element Description Taginfo Photo
board_type art node Information about some statue or other art nearby (see tourism=artwork). Plaque for Crystal Light UTA artwork, Aug 15.jpg
board_type astronomy node Astronomic information about planets, the solar system etc. (See also board_type=planet_walk.) Galaktická stezka 7 - Krabí mlhovina.jpg
board_type board node No extra information, deprecated, please use more specific values.
board_type geography node Geographic information, but not only a map and no geology, i.e. nothing about rocks or sediments, but about coordinates 2017-07-26 12 10 33 Sign marking the summit of Mount Katahdin's Baxter Peak in Baxter State Park, Piscataquis County, Maine.jpg
board_type geology node A board with information about geological circumstances (rocks, sediments). Often used at educational trails. Interpretation board at Rubha Mor - geograph.org.uk - 1659188.jpg
board_type history node A board with historical information about this place (commemorates nothing).

For commemorative plaques see memorial=plaque.

Information board.JPG
board_type information node No extra information, deprecated, please use more specific values.
board_type map node Consider to use tourism=information + information=map for tourism maps.
board_type nature node A board with information about nature in this region. Often used at educational trails. Lechfall sign.jpg
board_type notice node At (parish or community) notice boards you can find parish notices or adverts for local events happening soon. (See also advertising=board - Small billboard for neighbourhood advertising.)
AMK Notice Board Opening.jpg
board_type planet_walk node A special kind of astronomic signs (see "board_type=astronomy"). This signs are accompanying model of astronomical system, with astronomical objects (like planets) and distance between them being in scale. It is appearing mostly in countries like Germany, Austria and Switzerland. See the German Wikipedia article on that subject.
Planetenweg saturn.jpg
board_type plants node A special board type of "nature", with information about plants (including trees) of this region. Often used at educational trails. Nature Board by pupils of Longniddry Primary School - geograph.org.uk - 1773655.jpg
board_type public_transport node A board with information about next departures or arrivals of public transport (bus, train, plane, ...) electric or non-electric
By og Overfartsmuseet 17.JPG
board_type sight node General information about a local sight, e.g. the city. This may be used if a more specific value is not applicable. Broomhill Thames View Interpretive Panel 8982.JPG
board_type sport node Boards about fitness trails or similar things. Parc de Forclan à Cenon-sur-Vienne le 17 juillet 2017 - 12.jpg
board_type technology node Technological explanation/information about some technological system there. If it is a historic system, consider to use "history" instead. Barrage Montsalvens-2019-8.jpg
board_type welcome_sign node A sign welcoming users to a place/city, without further (detailed) information about the place.
Welcome to CEPZ (01).jpg
board_type wildlife node A special board type of "nature", with information about animals (including birds or fishes) living in this region. Often used at educational trails. Information Board of "Muhalnitza".JPG
board_type User defined node All commonly used values according to Taginfo Taginfo Statistic pictogramm.png
board_type yes node No extra information, deprecated, please use more specific values

See also

Possible Mistagging

  • board_type=board ‒ No extra information, deprecated, please use more specific values.
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