Key:history

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Description
In the past added automatically by some editors, for objects that have been reverted. Edit this description in the wiki page. Edit this description in the data item.
Used on these elements
may be used on nodesmay be used on waysmay be used on areasmay be used on relations
Status: deprecated

This tag was first used by Potlatch 1 for the function to undelete and retrieve older version of ways.

Typical values are history=Retrieved from v1, history=Retrieved from v2, history=Retrieved from v3 etc.


Not to be confused with historic=* - for mapping historic places and buildings.

See bot edit that removed this tag as an ancient and useless.

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