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Type of a memorial Edit or translate this description.
Group: Historic
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may be used on nodesshould not be used on waysmay be used on areasshould not be used on relations
Useful combination
Status: in use


This is used in conjunction with historic=memorial to specify which kind of memorial it is.


Key Value Element Comment Rendering Photo
memorial war_memorial node  War memorial - a building, monument, statue or other edifice to celebrate a war or victory, or (predominating in modern times) to commemorate those who died or were injured in a war. Kriegerdenkmal Gönnern (2).jpg
memorial plaque node A  commemorative plaque, i.e. a plate of metal, ceramic, stone, wood, or other material, typically attached to a wall, stone, or other vertical surface.)
memorial plate node Synonym for the preferred memorial=plaque.
memorial blue_plaque node A  blue plaque is a sign installed in a public place in the United Kingdom and elsewhere to commemorate a link between that location and a famous person or event, serving as a historical marker.
Sign at Sherlock Holmes Museum in Baker St 221b.jpg
memorial statue node A  statue representing and commemorating a historical person.
memorial bust node  bust - like a statue, but only the upper part of the human figure.
Busto de Vibia Sabina (M. Prado) 01.jpg
memorial stele node A  stele Babylonian stele Louvre Sb9.jpg
memorial stolperstein node  Stolperstein, commemorating victims of Nazi extermination or persecution. Stolperstein Else Liebermann von Wahlendorf Berlin Budapester Strasse.jpg
memorial stone node A stone with an inscription, picture, or similar.
Kuncicky bludny balvan.jpg
memorial obelisk node  Obelisk. The tag memorial=obelisk should be used only on "small" obelisks. For taller ones see also man_made=obelisk and its subkeys and historic=monument too. Wolf-katharina-2008.jpg
memorial sculpture node A non figurative sculpture which does not match any of the above categories Suffragette Memorial, Christchurch Gardens, London.jpg
memorial ghost_bike node A bicycle painted white in order to remember victims of road accidents, specifically cyclists who lost their lives. Ghostcycle-2005.jpg
memorial cross node A  cross-shaped memorial to commemorate a special event or an incident, typically where one or more people died. Lowertown celtic cross memorial to fallen canal workers.jpg
memorial user defined nodearea All commonly used values according to Taginfo

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