Tag:memorial=cross

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Public-images-osm logo.svg memorial = cross
Lowertown celtic cross memorial to fallen canal workers.jpg
Description
Specifies a memorial as a cross. Edit or translate this description.
Group: Historic
Used on these elements
may be used on nodesshould not be used on waysmay be used on areasshould not be used on relations
Requires
Useful combination
See also
Status: in use

Wikidata

A  memorial cross is a cross-shaped memorial to commemorate a special event or an incident, typically where one or more people died. This tag is used in combination with historic=memorial to specify a memorial cross.

Do not confuse with historic=wayside_cross or man_made=cross.

How to map

Set a node node and add historic=memorial + memorial=cross and name=* (if known).

Tags to use in combination

  • name=* – name by which the memorial is known
  • inscription=* – text of inscriptions on the memorial
  • material=* – main material of the memorial
  • start_date=* – erection date/year

See also

Possible tagging mistakes

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