Tag:building=cathedral

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Saint Vitus Cathedral in Prague, Czech Republic.jpg
Description
A building that was built as a cathedral. Edit or translate this description.
Group: Buildings
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may be used on nodesshould not be used on waysmay be used on areasshould not be used on relations
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Wikidata
Status: in use

A cathedral on Wikipedia is a Christian church which contains the seat of a bishop.

There are other churches as well, which were built with the same architectural features, but they do not have or never had a bishop, but they are called cathedrals as well.

How to map

Draw as an area along the building outline. In cases where it is impossible one may set a node instead. Tag it with building=cathedral.

Tags to use in combination

Rendering

Note that in map style displayed below building=cathedral is rendered just like any other building. Special rendering is caused by amenity=place_of_worship and religion=*.