Ontario Railway Network (ORWN) - Marker Post

Coordinate system: 4269 - "NAD83"

Abstract:

This data set is a point coverage that can be used to identify the location of a sign indicating the distance along the rail network. For example, signs are often posted at intervals along a railway subdivision indicating the distance from its point of origin in miles or kilometres.

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) - Junction
  • 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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