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Public-images-osm logo.svg barrier = swing_gate
A gate consisting of a bar or pole pivoted in such a way as to allow the boom to block vehicular access through a controlled point. Edit or translate this description.
Rendering in openstreetmap-carto
Group: Barriers
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: approvedPage for proposal

A swing gate is similar to a lift gate but rotates sidewards to open. It is usually made out of metal bars (wood or other material possible) and is intended to prevent cars from access but can usually be crossed by pedestrians and cyclists. Combine with access=* where appropriate.



Key Value Element Comment Example Icon
swing_gate:type single node The road is blocked using one bar. Swing gate.jpg No Icon
swing_gate:type double node The road is blocked using two bars. No Icon