NDHUB.RailRoads

SDE Feature Class

Tags
NDDOT, Rail, Railroad, North Dakota, DOT, transportation

Description

9/26/16 - The track near Lignite in Burke County has changed from DMVW to BNSF. Also, the track from near Lignite to Flaxton changed from DMVW to CPR. These change occurred in June of 2016.

7/16/14 updates: Yellowstone Valley Railroad was turned back to BNSF, and Mohall Central Railroad and Mohall Railroad Inc. were turned over to Northern Plains.

3/15/13 Abandonements

2012 - St. Thomas (1/2 mile north of Hwy 66) to Glasston

2011 - Arthur to Hunter

2010 - North of Bisbee to Rolla, North of Calvin to Sarles

6/18/09 - 2008 abandonments were Mohall Railroad, Inc from Voss to Forest River in Walsh County (7.06 miles) and the Canadian pacific Railway from Kramer to Bisbee in Bottineau, Rolette and Towner Counties ( 60.5 miles).

3/18/08 - no new abandonments. Rectified rail lines to the 2003 photos in the NE part of the state.

2/13/07 - Railroad abandonment's were added and they could be found by querying on the year field, and updated the rail names of Yellowstone Valley RR, Dakota Northern RR and Mohall Central RR

2/13/06 - Railroad abandonment's were added and they could be found by querying on the year field, and updated the rail names of Yellowstone Valley RR, Dakota Northern RR and Mohall Central RR This data came from the NDDOT's Mapping Section. The original data was digitized from hand scribed maps and registered to the 1:24000 USGS PLSS data. It was converted from a projection (NAD 1983 UTM Zone 14N) to a Geographic coordinate system.


Summary

Shows railroads, active and abandoned, in North Dakota.

Credits

Use limitations

The State of North Dakota has compiled this data according to conventional cartographic standards, using what is thought to be the most reliable information available. This data is intended to make results of research available at the earliest possible date, but is not intended to constitute final or formal publication. The State of North Dakota makes every effort to provide virus-free files but does not guarantee uncorrupted files. The State of North Dakota does not guarantee this data to be free from errors, inaccuracies, or viruses, and disclaims any responsibility or liability for interpretations or decisions based on this data.

Metadata 

Topics and Keywords 

Themes or categories of the resource  transportation


*Content type  Downloadable Data


Place keywords  North Dakota

Theme keywords  NDDOT, Rail, Railroad, DOT, transportation

Citation 

*Title NDHUB.RailRoads
Publication date 2009-06-18 00:00:00
Revision date 2016-09-26 00:00:00


Presentation formats  digital map


Citation Contacts 

Responsible party
Organization's name NDDOT
Contact's role  originator


Resource Details 

Dataset languages  English (UNITED STATES)


Status  completed
Spatial representation type  vector


*Processing environment  Version 6.2 (Build 9200) ; Esri ArcGIS 10.3.1.4959



Extents 

Extent
Description
publication date

Geographic extent
Bounding rectangle
Extent type  Extent used for searching
*West longitude -104.048829
*East longitude -96.556810
*North latitude 49.000520
*South latitude 45.934939
*Extent contains the resource Yes

Temporal extent
Date and time 2016-09-26 00:00:00

Extent in the item's coordinate system
*West longitude -104.048829
*East longitude -96.556810
*South latitude 45.934939
*North latitude 49.000520
*Extent contains the resource Yes

Resource Points of Contact 

Point of contact
Individual's name Steve M. Nelson
Organization's name ND Department of Transportation
Contact's role  point of contact


Contact information
Phone
Voice 701-328-4363

Address
Delivery point 608 East Boulevard
City Bismarck
Administrative area ND
Postal code 58505-0700
Country US
e-mail addresssmnelson@nd.gov



Resource Maintenance 

Resource maintenance
Update frequency  irregular


Resource Constraints 

Legal constraints
Access constraints  other restrictions
Use constraints  other restrictions


Other constraints
Access constraints: None

Legal constraints
Access constraints  other restrictions
Use constraints  other restrictions


Other constraints
Access constraints: None

Constraints
Limitations of use

The State of North Dakota has compiled this data according to conventional cartographic standards, using what is thought to be the most reliable information available. This data is intended to make results of research available at the earliest possible date, but is not intended to constitute final or formal publication. The State of North Dakota makes every effort to provide virus-free files but does not guarantee uncorrupted files. The State of North Dakota does not guarantee this data to be free from errors, inaccuracies, or viruses, and disclaims any responsibility or liability for interpretations or decisions based on this data.


Spatial Reference 

ArcGIS coordinate system
*Type Geographic
*Geographic coordinate reference GCS_North_American_1983
*Coordinate reference details
Geographic coordinate system
Well-known identifier 4269
X origin -400
Y origin -400
XY scale 999999999.99999988
Z origin 0
Z scale 1
M origin 0
M scale 1
XY tolerance 8.98315284119521e-009
Z tolerance 0.001
M tolerance 0.001
High precision true
Left longitude -180
Latest well-known identifier 4269
Well-known text GEOGCS["GCS_North_American_1983", DATUM["D_North_American_1983", SPHEROID["GRS_1980", 6378137.0, 298.257222101]], PRIMEM["Greenwich", 0.0], UNIT["Degree", 0.0174532925199433], AUTHORITY["EPSG", 4269]]

Reference system identifier
Value 4269
*Codespace EPSG
*Version 8.6.2


Spatial Data Properties 

Scale Range

Maximum (zoomed in)  1:5,000
Minimum (zoomed out)  1:150,000,000
Vector
*Level of topology for this dataset  geometry only


Geometric objects
Feature class name NDHUB.RailRoads
*Object type  composite
*Object count 1789



ArcGIS Feature Class Properties
Feature class name NDHUB.RailRoads
*Feature type Simple
*Geometry type Polyline
*Has topology FALSE
*Feature count 1789
*Spatial index TRUE
*Linear referencing FALSE



Distribution 

Distributor
Contact information
Individual's name Brian Bieber
Organization's name ND Department of Transportation
Contact's role  distributor


Contact information
Phone
Voice 701-328-2649

Address
Delivery point 900 East Boulevard
City Bismarck
Administrative area ND
Postal code 585050000
Country US
e-mail addressbbieber@nd.gov





Distribution format
*Name SDE Feature Class


Transfer options
Online source

Fields 

Details for object NDHUB.RailRoads 
*Type Feature Class
*Row count 1789


Field OBJECTID
 
*Alias OBJECTID
*Data type OID
*Width 4
*Precision 10
*Scale 0
Field description
Internal feature number.

Description source
ESRI

Description of values
Sequential unique whole numbers that are automatically generated.





Field SOURCE_ID
 
*Alias SOURCE_ID
*Data type Integer
*Width 4
*Precision 10
*Scale 0




Field RAIL_TYPE
 
*Alias RAIL_TYPE
*Data type String
*Width 25
*Precision 0
*Scale 0




Field RAIL_ID
 
*Alias RAIL_ID
*Data type String
*Width 30
*Precision 0
*Scale 0




Field SHAPE.LEN
 
*Alias ABAND_YR
*Data type SmallInteger
*Width 2
*Precision 5
*Scale 0
Field description
Feature geometry.

Description source
ESRI

Description of values
Coordinates defining the features.





Field ABAND_YR
 
*Alias Shape
*Data type Geometry
*Width 4
*Precision 0
*Scale 0
*Field description
Feature geometry.

*Description source
ESRI

*Description of values
Coordinates defining the features.





Field Shape
 
*Alias SHAPE.LEN
*Data type Double
*Width 0
*Precision 0
*Scale 0
*Field description
Feature geometry.

*Description source
ESRI

*Description of values
Coordinates defining the features.





Field Shape.len
 
*Alias Shape.len
*Data type Double
*Width 0
*Precision 0
*Scale 0




Field SHAPE
 
Field description
Feature geometry.

Description source
ESRI

Description of values
Coordinates defining the features.





Field SHAPE.len
 
Field description
Feature geometry.

Description source
ESRI

Description of values
Coordinates defining the features.







Metadata Details 

Metadata language English (UNITED STATES)


Scope of the data described by the metadata  dataset
Scope name* dataset


*Last update 2016-09-28


ArcGIS metadata properties
Metadata format ArcGIS 1.0
Standard or profile used to edit metadata ISO19139


Created in ArcGIS for the item 2010-03-03 10:01:11
Last modified in ArcGIS for the item 2016-09-28 13:19:19


Automatic updates
Have been performed Yes
Last update 2016-09-28 13:18:44

Published to an ArcIMS Metadata Service Published



Metadata Contacts 

Metadata contact
Individual's name Brian Bieber
Organization's name ND Department of Transportation
Contact's role  point of contact


Contact information
Phone
Voice 701-328-2649

Address
City 900 East Boulevard
Administrative area ND
Postal code 585050000
Country US
e-mail addressbbieber@nd.gov