Lancaster County - Cemetery


Identification_Information:
Citation:
Citation_Information:
Originator:Lancaster County GIS
Publication_Date:200812
Title:
Lancaster County - Cemetery
Geospatial_Data_Presentation_Form:vector digital data
Online_Linkage: http://www.pasda.psu.edu/
Description:
Abstract:
This polygon coverage includes both recent and historical cemeteries. County supplied source data to identify historical locations. Dataset consists of all cemeteries which were identifiable in the 1993 photography, plus historical cemeteries which were mapped using other source data and or verification methods.
Purpose:
Intended for illustration and demonstration purposes only.
Time_Period_of_Content:
Time_Period_Information:
Single_Date/Time:
Calendar_Date:200812
Currentness_Reference:
publication date
Status:
Progress:Complete
Maintenance_and_Update_Frequency:None planned
Spatial_Domain:
Bounding_Coordinates:
West_Bounding_Coordinate:-76.720729
East_Bounding_Coordinate:-75.903248
North_Bounding_Coordinate:40.290563
South_Bounding_Coordinate:39.723122
Keywords:
Theme:
Theme_Keyword_Thesaurus:ISO 19115 Topic Categories
Theme_Keyword:Cemeteries
Theme_Keyword:society
Place:
Place_Keyword:Lancaster County
Place_Keyword:Pennsylvania
Access_Constraints:Access to this data is limited to internal use with Lancaster County government and to those who have signed the Lancaster County GIS data license agreement.
Use_Constraints:
For use at 1:2400 or smaller scale. 
For educational/demonstration purposes only. The Originator, Publisher and Distributor exclude any and all implied warranties and make no warranty or representation with respect to the data files or accompanying documentation, including quality, performance, merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose. These data files and documentation are provided 'as is' and the User assumes the entire risk as to their quality and performance 

These data are not to be redistributed for commercial profit. Reproduction or redistribution of this digital data set without permission of the Originator/Publisher is expressly forbidden. The Originator and Publisher should be clearly cited in any product derived from this data. Any modifications to this data must be described in any digital or hardcopy product derived from this data.
Point_of_Contact:
Contact_Information:
Contact_Person_Primary:
Contact_Person:Linda McCawley
Contact_Organization:Lancaster County GIS
Contact_Position:GIS Analyst
Contact_Address:
Address_Type:mailing address
Address:
50 North Duke St., PO Box 83480 
City:Lancaster
State_or_Province:PA
Postal_Code:17608-3480
Country:USA
Contact_Voice_Telephone:(717) 391-7550
Native_Data_Set_Environment:
Microsoft Windows XP Version 5.1 (Build 2600) Service Pack 3; ESRI ArcCatalog 9.3.1.1850
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Data_Quality_Information:
Logical_Consistency_Report:
Topology exists for coverage. The same number of polygons exist in the exported shapefile. No polygon overlap.
Completeness_Report:
Complete from aerial photography.
Positional_Accuracy:
Horizontal_Positional_Accuracy:
Horizontal_Positional_Accuracy_Report:
Accuracy conforms to National Mapping Accuracy Standards of planimetric and topographic mapping data at a design scale of 1"=200'. 
Quantitative_Horizontal_Positional_Accuracy_Assessment:
Horizontal_Positional_Accuracy_Value:Positional accuracy of +/- 7 feet for 90% of features
Lineage:
Source_Information:
Source_Scale_Denominator:2400
Type_of_Source_Media:Aerial Photography
Source_Time_Period_of_Content:
Time_Period_Information:
Single_Date/Time:
Calendar_Date:2001
Source_Currentness_Reference:
publication date
Process_Step:
Process_Description:
Original polygons captured from 1993 photography by ADR.  All original polygons remain, although some cannot be verified with more recent photography.
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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:G-polygon
Point_and_Vector_Object_Count:426
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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:39.933333
Standard_Parallel:40.966667
Longitude_of_Central_Meridian:-77.750000
Latitude_of_Projection_Origin:39.333333
False_Easting:1968500.000000
False_Northing:0.000000
Planar_Coordinate_Information:
Planar_Coordinate_Encoding_Method:coordinate pair
Coordinate_Representation:
Abscissa_Resolution:0.000000
Ordinate_Resolution:0.000000
Planar_Distance_Units:survey feet
Geodetic_Model:
Horizontal_Datum_Name:North American Datum of 1983
Ellipsoid_Name:Geodetic Reference System 80
Semi-major_Axis:6378137.000000
Denominator_of_Flattening_Ratio:298.257222
Vertical_Coordinate_System_Definition:
Altitude_System_Definition:
Altitude_Resolution:1.000000
Altitude_Encoding_Method:Explicit elevation coordinate included with horizontal coordinates
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Entity_and_Attribute_Information:
Detailed_Description:
Entity_Type:
Entity_Type_Label:Cemetery
Attribute:
Attribute_Label:NAME
Attribute_Definition:
Cemetery Name
Attribute_Definition_Source:
Churches and Cemeteries of Lancaster County, Pennsylvania by A. Hunter Rineer, Jr. published by Lancaster County Historical Society
Attribute:
Attribute_Label:ALT_NAME
Attribute_Definition:
Alternate names used
Attribute_Definition_Source:
Churches and Cemeteries of Lancaster County, Pennsylvania by A. Hunter Rineer, Jr. published by Lancaster County Historical Society
Attribute:
Attribute_Label:NOTE80
Attribute_Definition:
Identifying notes from 1980 publication of source document
Attribute_Definition_Source:
Churches and Cemeteries of Lancaster County, Pennsylvania by A. Hunter Rineer, Jr. published by Lancaster County Historical Society
Attribute_Domain_Values:
Enumerated_Domain:
Enumerated_Domain_Value:GC
Enumerated_Domain_Value_Definition:
Good Condition
Enumerated_Domain:
Enumerated_Domain_Value:SE
Enumerated_Domain_Value_Definition:
Should Exist (High Probability, but no certainty)
Enumerated_Domain:
Enumerated_Domain_Value:D
Enumerated_Domain_Value_Definition:
Destroyed
Enumerated_Domain:
Enumerated_Domain_Value:PC
Enumerated_Domain_Value_Definition:
Poor Condition, but still exists
Enumerated_Domain:
Enumerated_Domain_Value:O
Enumerated_Domain_Value_Definition:
Area overgrown, may or may not exist
Enumerated_Domain:
Enumerated_Domain_Value:M
Enumerated_Domain_Value_Definition:
Cemetery maintained and tended to
Enumerated_Domain:
Enumerated_Domain_Value:PO
Enumerated_Domain_Value_Definition:
Plowed over or buried, usually no trace exists
Enumerated_Domain:
Enumerated_Domain_Value:NV
Enumerated_Domain_Value_Definition:
Most likely doesn't exist or is inaccessible
Enumerated_Domain:
Enumerated_Domain_Value:GM
Enumerated_Domain_Value_Definition:
Graves moved from cemetery location to another location
Enumerated_Domain:
Enumerated_Domain_Value:AC
Enumerated_Domain_Value_Definition:
Cemetery adjoins church
Enumerated_Domain:
Enumerated_Domain_Value:CC
Enumerated_Domain_Value_Definition:
Stones cemented in concrete, may have been moved from original location
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:VERMETH
Attribute_Definition:
Verification Method
Attribute_Domain_Values:
Enumerated_Domain:
Enumerated_Domain_Value:A
Enumerated_Domain_Value_Definition:
Cemetery location verified on 1998 and/or 2001 aerial photography
Enumerated_Domain_Value_Definition_Source:
Lancaster County GIS
Enumerated_Domain:
Enumerated_Domain_Value:AI
Enumerated_Domain_Value_Definition:
Aerial photos inconclusive, see Notes80 column for more details
Enumerated_Domain_Value_Definition_Source:
Lancaster County GIS
Enumerated_Domain:
Enumerated_Domain_Value:MB
Enumerated_Domain_Value_Definition:
Cemetery exists, aerials reveal need to modify polygon boundaries
Enumerated_Domain_Value_Definition_Source:
Lancaster County GIS
Enumerated_Domain:
Enumerated_Domain_Value:FC/MB
Enumerated_Domain_Value_Definition:
Field Check required in order to modify polygon boundaries
Enumerated_Domain_Value_Definition_Source:
Lancaster County GIS
Enumerated_Domain:
Enumerated_Domain_Value:A(FC/MB)
Enumerated_Domain_Value_Definition:
Field Check required in order to identify cemetery name, but location good
Enumerated_Domain_Value_Definition_Source:
Lancaster County GIS
Enumerated_Domain:
Enumerated_Domain_Value:AI(FC/MB)
Enumerated_Domain_Value_Definition:
No cemetery visible on aerials, may be one nearby, needs field check
Enumerated_Domain_Value_Definition_Source:
Lancaster County GIS
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
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: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
Resource_Description:Distributed in ESRI shapefile format via CD
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.
Standard_Order_Process:
Digital_Form:
Digital_Transfer_Information:
Transfer_Size:0.091
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Metadata_Reference_Information:
Metadata_Date:20100415
Metadata_Contact:
Contact_Information:
Contact_Organization_Primary:
Contact_Organization:Lancaster County GIS
Contact_Person:REQUIRED: The person responsible for the metadata information.
Contact_Address:
Address_Type:REQUIRED: The mailing and/or physical address for the organization or individual.
City:REQUIRED: The city of the address.
State_or_Province:REQUIRED: The state or province of the address.
Postal_Code:REQUIRED: The ZIP or other postal code of the address.
Contact_Voice_Telephone:(717) 391-7550
Metadata_Standard_Name:FGDC Content Standards for Digital Geospatial Metadata
Metadata_Standard_Version:FGDC-STD-001-1998
Metadata_Time_Convention:local time
Metadata_Extensions:
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Profile_Name:ESRI Metadata Profile
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