Ontario Railway Network (ORWN) - Junction

Coordinate system: 4269 - "NAD83"

Abstract:

This data set can be used to identify the virtual connector point feature of the National Railway Network (NRWN). A junction may be located at the intersection of three or more sets of tracks; at the track end; at the transition of a national, provincial, or territorial boundary; and at the beginning and end of a track subdivision.

This layer is part of the Ontario Railway Network (ORWN) suite of 7 Data Classes that have been adapted from Natural Resources Canada GEOBASE National Railway Network (NRWN) standards. The other features are available on the GeoPortal and can be located by searching the following titles:

  • Ontario Railway Network (ORWN) - Crossing
  • Ontario Railway Network (ORWN) - Marker Post
  • Ontario Railway Network (ORWN) - Station
  • Ontario Railway Network (ORWN) - Structure Line
  • Ontario Railway Network (ORWN) - Structure Point
  • Ontario Railway Network (ORWN) - Track
  • Please refer to the ORWN User Guide for additional information about the use and context of information stored in this layer.

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