Distribution of Buildings in Montserrat 2017

Building footprints on Montserrat digitised from aerial photography and updated using GPS points.

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Additional Info

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Last Updated April 5, 2019, 18:20 (BST)
Created March 27, 2019, 14:47 (GMT)
Region Montserrat
Language eng
Topic Category Structure; man-made construction
Temporal Extent Start 01-01-2010
Temporal Extent End 31-12-2017
Dataset Reference Date 2017
Lineage The polygon shapefile is digitised from the 2010 Aerial Photography, and additional information was added through the use of GPS locations in 2016 and 2017. The file highlights the individual buildings and is describing the 2017 situation. Individual shapefiles for 2010 and 2016 are available upon request.
West Longitude 374649.7426
South Latitude 1849390.9244
East Longitude 381585.8814
North Latitude 1858141.2036
Spatial Reference System Montserrat 1958 British West Indies Grid
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Access Limitations Restricted, send data request to data custodian
Use Constraints Open
Data Format Shapefile
Update Frequency As Needed
Resource Type Dataset
Original Title /montserrat/repository/structure/building2017.shp
Metadata Date 01/02/2018
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Unique Resource ID MATLHE-GIS-21

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Map tiles by Stamen Design, under CC BY 3.0. Data by OpenStreetMap, under CC BY SA.