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Cemetery sector.jpg
Cemetery sector (numbered/named part of the cemetery) Edit this description in the wiki page. Edit this description in the data item.
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may be used on nodesshould not be used on waysmay be used on areasshould not be used on relations
Status: in usePage for proposal


Many cemeteries are very big, so they are divided into sectors (sections, blocks, etc). Each sector has hundreds of graves.

Cemetery section usually have an identifier, but can have a dedicated name.

How to map

Draw the outline of the area area of the sector and add:

Tag history

Was rejected in the initial vote. Is now in use across Europe, with quite high number of tagged objects. Is not supported by any map rendering, routing, geocoding or editor applications (except a JOSM preset). Osmand also appears to display ref's of sectors.

See also