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Obsoleted addr:place=*, often because street names were assigned Edit this description in the wiki page. Edit this description in the data item.
Group: addresses
Used on these elements
may be used on nodesmay be used on waysmay be used on areas (and multipolygon relations)may be used on relations
Useful combination
Status: de facto

This tag is used to tag recently obsoleted addr:place=* that is no longer assigned but is still remembered and may be used for navigation.

In some places villages and small towns have no street names, in such cases tagging like for example

may be used. Many such places, especially ones that grown to a larger size introduce street names. In this case this object is nowadays tagged