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Tumulus - a mound of earth and stones raised over a grave or graves. link=Item:https://wiki.openstreetmap.org/w/index.php?title=Tag:site_type%3Dtumulus&action=edit Edit this description in the data item.
Group: Historic
Used on these elements
may be used on nodesshould not be used on waysmay be used on areasshould not be used on relations
Useful combination
See also
Status: in use

A  tumulus is a mound of earth and stones raised over a grave or graves.

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How to Map

Set a node node or draw as an area area along the outline and tag it with

Tags to use in combination

  • wikipedia=* - a link to Wikipedia's article about the feature
  • wikidata=* - an ID of the specific Wikidata item
  • historic:civilization=* (or more precise subtags) - the civilization (culture) that originally created the feature
  • tourism=attraction - if it is a tourist attraction.
  • heritage=* - if it is registered by an official heritage organisation.

See also

+ tomb=tumulus
+ site_type=megalith
+ megalith_type=passage_grave - Passage grave
+ site_type=megalith
+ megalith_type=long_barrow - Long barrow

Possible Tagging Mistakes

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