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Railroad Centerlines

Metadata Updated: July 19, 2024

Download In State Plane Projection Here. 

In addition to the Railroad Centerlines feature class, the hyperlink download above also contains a generalized layer, as well as all tracks including spurs  

This dataset was created as a cartographic backdrop as well as for any analysis that requires railroads locations. The railroads were originally traced off aerial photography taken in April of 2000 using heads up digitizing in ESRI ArcGIS and later revised using photography taken in 2005, 2007, 2010, 2012 and 2013. This dataset should satisfy National Map Accuracy Standards for a 1:1200 product. Update Frequency: This dataset is updated on a weekly basis.

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Public: This dataset is intended for public access and use. Non-Federal: This dataset is covered by different Terms of Use than License: See this page for license information.

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Metadata Created Date September 1, 2022
Metadata Updated Date July 19, 2024

Metadata Source

Harvested from Open data from Lake County, Illinois

Additional Metadata

Resource Type Dataset
Metadata Created Date September 1, 2022
Metadata Updated Date July 19, 2024
Publisher Lake County Illinois GIS
Data First Published 2016-11-23T20:01:51.000Z
Data Last Modified 2024-07-14T11:14:15.461Z
Category geospatial
Public Access Level public
Metadata Context
Schema Version
Catalog Describedby
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Harvest Source Id e2c1b013-5957-4c37-9452-7d0aafee3fcc
Harvest Source Title Open data from Lake County, Illinois
Homepage URL
Metadata Type geospatial
Old Spatial -88.2025,42.1424,-87.7640,42.5003
Source Datajson Identifier True
Source Hash ccb2aff75982138f5582527258b2b9842a2d8713f580ff679a58cfe20374805e
Source Schema Version 1.1
Spatial {"type": "Polygon", "coordinates": -88.2025, 42.1424, -88.2025, 42.5003, -87.7640, 42.5003, -87.7640, 42.1424, -88.2025, 42.1424}

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