Tag:railway=funicular

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Public-images-osm logo.svg railway = funicular
Funicolare di Montesanto.jpg
Description
Cable driven inclined railway. Edit or translate this description.
Group: Railways
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

A funicular, also known as an inclined plane or cliff railway, is a cable railway in which a cable attached to a pair of tram-like vehicles on rails moves them up and down a steep slope, the ascending and descending vehicles counterbalancing each other.

How to Map

Draw a way way and add railway=funicular + name=*.

Tags to use in combination

Other attributes that are brought into this context

The cable car station is mapped with points node at both ends of the cableway. These points should be marked with railway=station and station=funicular.

Example

Treib-Seelisberg-Bahn
Picswiss UR-28-02.jpg

Photos

See also