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The name of a waterway lock Show/edit corresponding data item.
Group: waterways
Used on these elements
may be used on nodesmay be used on waysshould not be used on areasshould not be used on relations (except multipolygon relations)
Status: de facto

The tag lock_name=* is used to represent the name of a lock (waterway=canal + lock=yes or waterway=river + lock=yes). The waterway normally has its own name=*, so this tag indicates that the name of the lock itself. (See lock=* for a diagram of lock tagging.)