Tag:man_made=petroleum_well

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Public-images-osm logo.svg man_made = petroleum_well
West Texas Pumpjack.JPG
Description
Oil well: a hole bored in the earth, designed to bring petroleum oil or gas to the surface Edit or translate this description.
Group: Man made
Used on these elements
may be used on nodesshould not be used on waysmay be used on areasshould not be used on relations
See also
Wikidata
Status: de facto

An oil well is a boring in the Earth that is designed to bring petroleum oil or gas to the surface.

How to map

Set a node node and add man_made=petroleum_well

The area area on which the pump stands can be mapped with landuse=industrial.

Add substance=oil/gas to specify whether crude oil or natural gas are produced, if known.

Possible Rendering

Man made petroleum well.png suggested by User:Chrisana13

See also

Possible Tagging Mistakes

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