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Data currency comments

The extract for this dataset is updated weekly. There may be no change in data content from one week to the next because there is no change in source data. Priorities and resources will also determine how fast a change in reality is reflected in the database.

Data set description

This dataset shows the alignments of the railway tracks including Crane Container, Burlington Northern, Canadian National, Canadian Pacific, Downtown Historical, VIA and Wisconsin Central Railways.

Data accuracy comments

The locations shown may not be exact but they are reasonable approximations of the true locations of the railway lines. This data has not been created with survey accuracy.


Railway name

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Coordinate system

DWG, SHP, TIF, Mr. SID, ECW and JSON formatted data are projected in UTM Zone 10, NAD83 (CSRS). KML, CSV, and XLS formatted data are in latitude and longitude (WGS84). Not all CSV and XLS files have latitude and longitude.

Data set details