Tag:man_made=dyke

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Whitgift, dyke and Ouse.jpg
Description
An embankment built to restrict the flow of water or other liquids Edit or translate this description.
Group: Man made
Used on these elements
should not be used on nodesmay be used on waysshould not be used on areasshould not be used on relations
Useful combination
Wikidata
Status: de factoPage for proposal

An embankment built to restrict the flow of water or other liquids. Also known as a levee.

How to map

Map Dyke.png
  • Draw a way way along the top of the dike. This is often seen on aerial photographs at the transition between sun and shade.
  • Tag this with man_made=dyke
  • If the dike has a name, you can add this with name=*.

See also

See Proposed features/Dyke (abandoned)