Chester County cemeteries


Identification_Information:
Citation:
Citation_Information:
Originator:Chester County GIS Department
Publication_Date:201306
Title:
Chester County cemeteries
Geospatial_Data_Presentation_Form:vector digital data
Publication_Information:
Publication_Place:West Chester
Publisher:Chester County GIS
Online_Linkage: http://www.pasda.psu.edu
Description:
Abstract:
Location of Chester County cemeteries.
Purpose:
Any application requiring the use of cemetery information for any display, analysis, modeling or general use.
Time_Period_of_Content:
Time_Period_Information:
Single_Date/Time:
Calendar_Date:201306
Status:
Progress:Complete
Maintenance_and_Update_Frequency:As needed
Spatial_Domain:
Bounding_Coordinates:
West_Bounding_Coordinate:-76.065993
East_Bounding_Coordinate:-75.384165
North_Bounding_Coordinate:40.243598
South_Bounding_Coordinate:39.710863
Keywords:
Theme:
Theme_Keyword_Thesaurus:ISO 19115 Topic Categories
Theme_Keyword:society
Theme_Keyword:burial ground
Theme_Keyword:graveyard
Theme_Keyword:cemetery
Theme_Keyword:structure
Theme_Keyword:health
Place:
Place_Keyword_Thesaurus:None
Place_Keyword:Chester County
Access_Constraints:Subject to Geographic Information Systems Access Policy. The GIS database is owned and copyrighted by the County of Chester. No access to, use of, or processing of the database or any product, service, or other item which is or may be a part thereof or derived therefrom shall be permitted without the express written consent of the County. The County will place this restriction on the face of the products generated by the GIS, or in contracts for services, software licenses or other appropriate agreement.
Use_Constraints:
Subject to Geographic Information Systems Access Policy. The User (s) of County of Chester, Pennsylvania information provided by the County, agrees that the GIS database, all products and services derived therefrom, and all rights thereto are owned and copyrighted by the County. The County grants the User the right to use the portion of the GIS database (and any product or service derived therefrom). The GIS database (and any product or service derived therefrom) is prohibited from being sold, duplicated, reproduced, disseminated or shared with any other person, entity or party without the prior express written consent from the County. When the County gives such written consent, any third party/vendor recipient of the GIS database shall be subject to the same terms and conditions as the User, and use of the GIS database shall be for the sole purpose of providing services necessary for the operations of the User.Furthemore, the User agrees to use its best efforts to require and enforce compliance by the additional recipient with the terms and conditions of this agreement, including return, purge or destruction by the additional recipient of its copy of the GIS database upon completion of its services. The User(s) indicate their acceptance of the aforementioned constraints by downloading or receiving the data contained on the GIS website.
Point_of_Contact:
Contact_Information:
Contact_Organization_Primary:
Contact_Organization:Chester County GIS Department
Contact_Position:GIS Analyst
Contact_Address:
Address_Type:mailing and physical address
Address:
313 W Market St, Suite 5302
City:West Chester
State_or_Province:Pa.
Postal_Code:19380-0991
Country:US
Contact_Voice_Telephone:(610)344-4637
Contact_Facsimile_Telephone:(610)344-5211
Hours_of_Service:Mon-Fri 8-4:30
Native_Data_Set_Environment:
Microsoft Windows 7 Version 6.1 (Build 7601) Service Pack 1; ESRI ArcGIS 10.0.4.4000
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Data_Quality_Information:
Attribute_Accuracy:
Attribute_Accuracy_Report:
Data was reviewed by Data Management Team.
Positional_Accuracy:
Horizontal_Positional_Accuracy:
Horizontal_Positional_Accuracy_Report:
Sampling same as land base (features built from land base = + -5 feet accuracy)
Lineage:
Process_Step:
Process_Description:
ADC maps and aerial photos were used to verify or edit the locations and names of the existing cemeteries in Chester County. The aerial photos were also used as a reference guide for editing the spatial geometry of certain polygons.
Process_Contact:
Contact_Information:
Contact_Person_Primary:
Contact_Person:Nicholas Dow/Dave Barr/Data Management Team
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Spatial_Data_Organization_Information:
Direct_Spatial_Reference_Method:Vector
Point_and_Vector_Object_Information:
SDTS_Terms_Description:
SDTS_Point_and_Vector_Object_Type:GT-polygon composed of chains
Point_and_Vector_Object_Count:160
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Spatial_Reference_Information:
Horizontal_Coordinate_System_Definition:
Planar:
Map_Projection:
Map_Projection_Name:Lambert Conformal Conic
Lambert_Conformal_Conic:
Lambert Conformal Conic
Standard_Parallel:39.93333333333333
Standard_Parallel:40.96666666666667
Longitude_of_Central_Meridian:-77.75
Latitude_of_Projection_Origin:39.33333333333334
False_Easting:1968500.0
False_Northing:0.0
Planar_Coordinate_Information:
Planar_Coordinate_Encoding_Method:coordinate pair
Coordinate_Representation:
Abscissa_Resolution:0.000000026907964745248598
Ordinate_Resolution:0.000000026907964745248598
Geodetic_Model:
Horizontal_Datum_Name:D North American 1983
Ellipsoid_Name:GRS 1980
Semi-major_Axis:6378137.0
Denominator_of_Flattening_Ratio:298.257222101
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Entity_and_Attribute_Information:
Detailed_Description:
Entity_Type:
Entity_Type_Label:Chester County cemeteries
Attribute:
Attribute_Label:FID
Attribute_Definition:
Internal feature number.
Attribute_Definition_Source:
ESRI
Attribute_Domain_Values:
Unrepresentable_Domain:
Sequential unique whole numbers that are automatically generated.
Attribute:
Attribute_Label:OBJECTID
Attribute_Definition:
Internal feature number.
Attribute_Definition_Source:
ESRI
Attribute_Domain_Values:
Unrepresentable_Domain:
Sequential unique whole numbers that are automatically generated.
Attribute:
Attribute_Label:NAME
Attribute_Definition:
Name of Cemetery
Attribute:
Attribute_Label:SHAPE
Attribute_Definition:
Feature geometry.
Attribute_Definition_Source:
ESRI
Attribute_Domain_Values:
Unrepresentable_Domain:
Coordinates defining the features.
Attribute:
Attribute_Label:SHAPE_AREA
Attribute_Definition:
Area of feature in internal units squared.
Attribute_Definition_Source:
ESRI
Attribute_Domain_Values:
Unrepresentable_Domain:
Positive real numbers that are automatically generated.
Attribute:
Attribute_Label:SHAPE_LEN
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Distribution_Information:
Distributor:
Contact_Information:
Contact_Organization_Primary:
Contact_Organization:Chester County GIS Department, GIS Consortium
Contact_Position:GIS Analyst
Contact_Address:
Address_Type:mailing and physical
Address:
313 W Market St, Suite 5302
City:West Chester
State_or_Province:Pa.
Postal_Code:19380-0991
Country:US
Contact_Voice_Telephone:(610)344-4637
Contact_Facsimile_Telephone:(610)344-5211
Hours_of_Service:Mon-Fri 8-4:30
Distribution_Liability:
The Chester County Geographic Information System was prepared for use by the County for its internal purposes only. It was not designed for use by any other entity or the general public. Any use of the GIS data or any product or service derived therefrom shall be at the sole risk of the person or entity so using the GIS data or its derivative products and services. Chester County makes no representation or warranty as to the accuracy of the GIS database or the accuracy as to labeling, dimensions, contours, property boundaries, or placement or location of any map feature. CHESTER COUNTY MAKES NO WARRANTY OR MERCHANTABILITY OR WARRANTY FOR FITNESS OF USE FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, WITH RESPECT TO THE GIS DATA OR ANY PRODUCT OR SERIVCE DERIVED THEREFROM. Any user or purchaser of the GIS data or any product or service derived therefrom, accepts the same AS IS, WITH ALL FAULTS, and assumes all responsibility for the use thereof, and further covenants and agrees to hold Chester Countyharmless from and against any damage, loss, or liability arising from the use of any GIS product or service. Independent verification of any data, product, or service from the GIS database should be obtained by any user or purchaser thereof. Chester County disclaims, and shall not be liable for, any and all damage, loss, or liability, whether direct, indirect, or consequential, which arises or may arise from the use of any GIS data, product, or service by any person or entity. See the GeographicInformation Systems Access Policy.
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Distribution_Information:
Distributor:
Contact_Information:
Contact_Person_Primary:
Contact_Organization:Pennsylvania Spatial Data Access (PASDA)
Contact_Address:
Address_Type:mailing address
Address:
115 Land and Water building
City:University Park
State_or_Province:Pennsylvania
Postal_Code:16802
Country:United States
Contact_Voice_Telephone:(814) 865 - 8792
Contact_Electronic_Mail_Address:pasda@psu.edu
Distribution_Liability:
The USER shall indemnify, save harmless, and, if requested, defend those parties involved with the development and distribution of this data, their officers, agents, and employees from and against any suits, claims, or actions for injury, death, or property damage arising out of the use of or any defect in the FILES or any accompanying documentation. Those parties involved with the development and distribution excluded any and all implied warranties, including warranties or merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose and makes no warranty or representation, either express or implied, with respect to the FILES or accompanying documentation, including its quality, performance, merchantability, or fitness for a particular purpose. The FILES and documentation are provided "as is" and the USER assumes the entire risk as to its quality and performance. Those parties involved with the development and distribution of this data will not be liable for any direct, indirect, special, incidental, or consequential damages arising out of the use or inability to use the FILES or any accompanying documentation.
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Metadata_Reference_Information:
Metadata_Date:20130611
Metadata_Review_Date:May 2006
Metadata_Contact:
Contact_Information:
Contact_Organization_Primary:
Contact_Organization:Chester County GIS Department
Contact_Person:Tim Cassell
Contact_Position:GIS Specialist III
Contact_Address:
Address_Type:mailing and physical
Address:
313 W Market St, Suite 5302
City:West Chester
State_or_Province:Pennsylvania
Postal_Code:19380-0991
Country:US
Contact_Voice_Telephone:610-344-5441
Contact_Facsimile_Telephone:610-344-5211
Contact_Electronic_Mail_Address:tcassell@chesco.org
Hours_of_Service:8-4:30
Metadata_Standard_Name:FGDC Content Standard for Digital Geospatial Metadata
Metadata_Standard_Version:FGDC-STD-001-1998
Metadata_Time_Convention:local time
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