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Public-images-osm logo.svg railway = phone
Gotthard Inside II (22531216130).jpg
Railway service telephone for connecting with the dispatcher or signal operator Show/edit corresponding data item.
Group: railways
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 service telephone for the railway, often at level crossings, so that in emergency someone can connect to the relevant signal operator. Telephones are plotted as node on their actual locations next to the track.

How to map?

Draw a node node at the locations next to the track and add railway=phone.