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Data Layer GraphicTitle: "Canada Railways" (2006)
Description: Canada Railways represents the railroads within Canada. The railways are based on the National Atlas Information Service (NAIS) 1:7.5 million digital maps created by Natural Resources Canada for publishing of the National Atlas of Canada. Canada Railways provides railroads with detail appropriate for national and regional levels.
Keywords and Themes: Transportation, Railroads
Filename Prefix: rails.sdc
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Mapped Drive Folder: /esri2006/data_maps/canada/data/
Total size of data files: 0.08 MB
Data Type: ESRI SDC data set
Feature Type: Polyline
Coordinate System: GCS_North_American_1983
Datum: NAD83Map Units: Decimal degrees

Spatial Extent: Canada
Source Scale: 1:4,000,000
Scale Note: Largest scale when displaying the data: 1:4,000,000.

Created by: DMTI Spatial Inc. Canadian Data Bundle
Released by: ESRI; ESRI International Distributors
Content Date: varies
Published Date: 20061001

Collection Name: ESRI® Data & Maps 2006
Physical Location: Reference GIS Data Cabinet
Call Number: G70.212 .E77 2031
Acquired Date: 20061122
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Record ID: 2625_edm06