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Title: "ESRI: U.S. National Transportation Atlas Railroads" (2004)
 
Description: U.S. National Transportation Atlas Railroads represents a comprehensive database of the nation's railway system at 1:100,000 scale. The data set covers the 48 contiguous States plus the District of Columbia within United States. U.S. National Transportation Atlas Railroads provides location and partial attribute information for use in national and regional network analysis applications.
 
Keywords and Themes: Transportation, Railroads
 
Filename Prefix: rail100k.sdc
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Mapped Drive Folder: /esri2004/data_maps/usa/trans
Total size of data files: 5.557 MB
 
Data Type: ESRI SDC vector
Feature Type: Polyline
Coordinate System: GCS_North_American_1983
Datum: NAD_1983Map Units: Decimal degrees

Spatial Extent: United States
Source Scale: 1:50,000 No data for Alaska or Hawaii

Created by: Federal Railroad Administration (FRA); National Rail Network 1:100,000 (line)
Released by: ESRI; ESRI International Distributors
Content Date: 20021111
Published Date: 20040301

Collection Name: ESRI® Data & Maps 2004
Physical Location: Reference GIS Data Cabinet
Call Number: G70.212 .E77 2004
Acquired Date: 20040630
Distribution Restrictions: http://www.lib.ncsu.edu/gis/esridm/2004/help/rdstrght.htm

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Record ID: 2355_edm04