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Marl Lane Trash Screen - geograph.org.uk - 1462712.jpg
A strainer or trash screen is installed to prevent solid matter, possibly waste, to go inside a duct along various fluids. Show/edit corresponding data item.
Group: man made
Used on these elements
may be used on nodesshould not be used on waysshould not be used on areasshould not be used on relations (except multipolygon relations)
Status: approvedPage for proposal

Screens or strainers prevents garbage or even people to go along fluids admitted in a duct, a pipeline or a tunnel.

It may be useful to document the dimensions of the screen with width=* and height=*.


Culverts or tunnels

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Trash screen on a stream UK


A trash screen is used on a river going into a culvert to prevent debris going into it.


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A bulk water pipeline protected by a screen Belgium


A screen protects a downstream pipeline from debris coming with the bulk water it admits.