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A pylon supporting the aerialway cable. Edit or translate this description.
Group: Aerialways
Used on these elements
may be used on nodesshould not be used on waysshould not be used on areasshould not be used on relations
Useful combination
Status: de facto

A pylon supporting the aerialway cable on a ski lift for example. See Key:aerialway for more info

For an electrical pylon see power=tower

How to map

Place a node node at the location of the pylon, and add the tag aerialway=pylon. The node should also form part of the way representing a lift (this way has the aerialway=gondola tag or similar)

Additional tags

Similar tags

  • aerialway=station - A station where you can enter or leave the cable car/chair lift.
  • power=tower - for a pylon carrying high voltage electrical power lines
  • man_made=tower - for other types of towers and pylons