Tag:railway=milestone

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Public-images-osm logo.svg railway = milestone
Dutch railway hectometre sign.png
Description
A stone or metal marker along a railway denoting the distance traveled. Edit or translate this description.
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
Useful combination
See also
Wikidata
Status: in use

Used for a distance marker along a railway.

How to Map

Draw the node node direct on the way that represents the railway and add railway=milestone.

Tags to use in combination

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for "modern" milestones look at

for "historic" milestones look at

Railway milestones (in black), rendered by OpenRailwayMap.