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Presence and technology of a pump on a source of water Edit this description in the wiki page. Edit this description in the data item.
Group: water management
Used on these elements
may be used on nodesshould not be used on waysshould not be used on areasshould not be used on relations (except multipolygon relations)
Documented values: 3
Useful combination
Status: de facto

This key is used to tag how the water is drawn from a water well (man_made=water_well) or other potable water source (amenity=drinking_water).

For other water sources or different substances, see man_made=pump.


  • pump=powered - For wells that are drawn using a powered pump. Gasoline and electric are possibilities.
  • pump=manual - For wells that are drawn using a pump powered by human locomotion.
  • pump=no - For wells that are drawn without a pump. Wells like this are usually drawn by bucket and by hand.