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Coal waste pile west of Trevorton, Pennsylvania far shot 2.JPG
Spoil heap, piles of waste rock removed during mining Edit or translate this description.
Group: Man made
Used on these elements
should not 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


Spoil heaps, otherwise known as  Spoil tip are piles of waste rock removed during mining.

How to map

Map the outline of the spoil heap as a closed polygon area and tag it with man_made=spoil_heap.

- If there is a common name add name=*