Tower

Coordinate system: 4269 - "NAD83"

Abstract:

This data set is a point coverage that can be used to identify the location of a structure or building that is typically higher than its diameter, and high relative to its surroundings, and is used for a specific purpose such as telecommunications, fire watches, or navigation. This data set includes the following types of towers:

  • Communication Tower
  • Fire Tower
  • Lighthouse
  • Lightning Locator
  • Meteorological Tower
  • Microwave Tower
  • Navigation Beacon
  • Radio Tower
  • Supplementary tables can be used and are available for download from the additional documentation section. Supplementary look-up table descriptions are available in the data description document, which is available for download from the additional documentation section. This layer is part of what was known as the OMNR Fundamental Dataset.

    Additional Documentation