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Public-images-osm logo.svg castle_type = defensive
Castle Liechtenstein.jpg
Defensive castle. Fortified, defensible dwelling or military stronghold Edit or translate this description.
Rendering in OSM Carto
Group: Historic
Used on these elements
may be used on nodesshould not be used on waysmay be used on areasshould not be used on relations
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Status: in use

A  castle is fortified residence of a nobleman in the Middle Ages or comparable medieval defense building.

How to map

Set a node node at the center of the feature or draw an area area along its outline.

Add the tags historic=castle and castle_type=defensive.

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