NZ Topo - object class cutting_edge

This page describe the cutting_edge object class used to represent objects in the NZTopo topographic database.


An excavation of the Earth's surface to provide passage for a road, railway, canal etc

Topo50 description

Only those significant either by their size or location are held in the data and shown on the printed maps. The line held in the data and shown on the printed maps represents the top of the cutting

Representation specification

Representation specification showing cutting_edge

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Class attributes

Attribute Value
Object class cutting_edge
Entity class CUTTING
Additional entity class Not applicable
Object inheritance simple_line
Entity source US Standard Entity
Map series Topo50
LSLIFF object class 27

Object attributes

This object class does not have attributes.

Change log

Feature version Revised Description
4 2012-08-28 Updated map image and aerial view; added representation specification and example feature photographs
3 2012-08-28 Added scale-specific definitions
2 2001-11-23 Unspecified update
1 1999-03-01 intial status