NZ Topo - object class telephone_cl

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


Telephone line; the linear distribution system of high-tension wires, cables etc providing telephone communications.

Topo50 description

Only those significant either by their size or location are held in the data and shown on the printed maps. NOTE that the circles on the telephone line symbol do not represent the positions of the supports.

Representation specification

Representation specification showing telephone_cl

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Important information: Not all aerial wires, cableways and obstructions that could be hazardous to aircraft are held in the data or shown on the printed maps

Class attributes

Attribute Value
Object class telephone_cl
Additional entity class Not applicable
Object inheritance simple_line
Entity source US Standard Entity
Map series Topo50
LSLIFF object class 169

Object attributes

This object class does not have attributes.

Change log

Feature version Revised Description
5 2012-08-28 Updated map image and aerial view; added representation specification and example feature photographs
4 2012-08-28 Added scale-specific definitions
3 2010-03-01 object class change. updated comments section
2 2001-11-23 Unspecified update
1 1999-03-01 intial status