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Public-images-osm logo.svg memorial = stele
Stèle en hommage à Henry Martinet - Hendaye-Plage.jpg
Specifies a memorial as a stele. Show/edit corresponding data item.
Group: historic
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)
Useful combination
Status: de facto

A stele for funerals or commemorative purposes.

Stele is a stone or wooden slab, generally taller than it is wide, erected as a monument.

Note that gravestones are technically steles, but basically never referred to as a stele.

See also Stele on Wikipedia

How to map

Add a node node and add historic=memorial + memorial=stele and name=*.


Tags to use in combination

See also

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