Tag:memorial=stele

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Infostele Chronik der Mauer mit Adolph Philipp.JPG
Description
Specifies a memorial as a stele. Edit or translate this description.
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
Requires
Useful combination
Status: in use

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.

How to map

Add a node node and add historic=memorial + memorial=stele and name=*. If possible, you can add a stele=* according to this table.

Value Comment Photo
khachkar A  khachkar (Armenian memorial stele bearing a cross), also known as an khatchkar
Khachkar1 Gyumri.jpg

Examples

Picture Tags
Kerameikos, Ancient Graveyard, Athens, Greece (4451597911).jpg

Ancient funerary stele

memorial=stele

material=stone

Tags to use in combination

See also

External links

Possible tagging mistakes

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