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DCW data for the UK

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Depositor dc.contributor McGarva, Guy
Institution dc.contributor.other EDINA
Spatial Coverage dc.coverage.spatial northlimit=60.0;eastlimit=-5.0;southlimit=55.0;westlimit=-10.0;
Spatial Coverage dc.coverage.spatial England
Spatial Coverage dc.coverage.spatial Great Britain
Spatial Coverage dc.coverage.spatial United Kingdom
Spatial Coverage dc.coverage.spatial Scotland
Spatial Coverage dc.coverage.spatial Northern Ireland
Spatial Coverage dc.coverage.spatial Wales
Dataset Date dc.coverage.temporal 1993
Date Accessioned 2010-06-09T10:32:01Z
Date Available 2010-06-09T10:32:01Z
Date Issued 2010-06-09
Data Set dc.identifier
Permanent Identifier dc.identifier.uri
Lineage dc.description See the Penn State web site for more details and to download other data: NOTE - this is a revised version of an earlier DCW dataset that was here as of 5th August 09. It has fixed some issues in the conversion process from E00 to Shapefile that lost some features. This dataset is in the original geographical coordinate system (Clarke 1866). A set of ArcMap Layer Files is included with the data that can be used to give an approximate representation of the data.
Abstract dc.description.abstract The Digital Chart of the World (DCW) is an Environmental Systems Research Institute, Inc. (ESRI) product originally developed for the US Defense Mapping Agency (DMA) using DMA data. This data was downloaded from the Penn State web site and then converted to Shapefile format using ArcMap.
Format dc.format ESRI Shapefile
Language dc.language.iso en
Additional Licence Information dc.rights See the FAQ on the Penn State web site for information about the licence: - It is not Public Domain but is copyright of ESRI.
Dataset Licencing dc.rights.uri This data is made available under the Public Domain Dedication and License v1.0 whose full text can be found at
Additional Keyword dc.subject.classification Boundaries
Additional Keyword dc.subject.classification Elevation
Additional Keyword dc.subject.classification Imagery/Base Maps/Earth Cover
Additional Keyword dc.subject.classification Intelligence Military
Additional Keyword dc.subject.classification Inland Waters
Additional Keyword dc.subject.classification Transportation
Additional Keyword dc.subject.classification Utilities/Communication
Additional Keyword dc.subject.classification Coastline
Title dc.title DCW data for the UK

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