Retracing and tidying up of local roads personally surveyed by the author using either Garmin eTrex H (yellow) or Garmin eTrex Legend HCx at various times throughout 2010/early 2011 year:

  • Shape file conversions achieved with invaluable assistance of Quantum GIS 1.6.0 Copiapo.
  • See also individual comments (desc column) embedded in shape file.
  • All street names and references reflect either actual street signage, local knowledge or—failing both—local municipal records.
Layer ID 3645
Data type Vector multipolygon
Feature count 54
Services Vector Query API

Christchurch / Canterbury Historic Places (Nov 2008)

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Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 New Zealand

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27 Feb 2011

New Zealand Historic Places clipped to the Canterbury region, donated by Ollivier & Co.

Historic Places are geocoded by address, legal description or locality.

Link to the website by RegID in ArcView by enabling an HTML popup with this URL
www.historic.org.nz/TheRegister/RegisterSearch/Reg...
or simply paste this into a browser and add the RID

Accuracy codes indicate the geocoding method:

NZMG Supplied by NZHPT
address Geocoded to the parsed address
city To the nearest city or town
eye Matched by eye after a search
suburb To the nearest suburb

There are 5423 records geocoded.
The RegID is a static unique identifier for each place.
Name is from the register
Address is from the register unedited.

Source NZHPT website November 2008.

Layer ID 3161
Data type Vector point
Feature count 572
Services Vector Query API

Wellington City Wheelchair Access To Beach

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Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 New Zealand

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25 Sep 2011

Points representing locations where there is wheelchair access to the beach.

This dataset contains facilities and assets managed by Wellington City Council. Facilities or
assets provided by other agencies are not recorded.

Layer ID 2233
Data type Vector point
Feature count 3
Services Vector Query API, data.govt.nz Atom Feed

Wellington City Mobility Scooter Locations

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Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 New Zealand

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25 Sep 2011

Points representing mobility scooter locations in Wellington.

Mobility scooters are provided by Wellington City Council and TSB Bank to enable people with limited mobility to freely access all that Wellington has to offer. People aged 18+ can book a mobility scooter for up to four hours free of charge.

Layer ID 2232
Data type Vector point
Feature count 5
Services Vector Query API, data.govt.nz Atom Feed

Natural Resources Canada - LX Points of Interest (point file))

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Creative Commons Attribution 2.5 Canada

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10
Updated
17 Oct 2011

points

Layer ID 2212
Data type Vector point
Feature count 10464
Services Vector Query API

NRCan - CanVec Feature 'Lookout'

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Creative Commons Attribution 2.5 Canada

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2
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23 Jan 2011

Natural Resources Canada (NRCan) - CanVec Map Feature 'Lookout'

ca_lx_1000012_Lookout

This is the CanVec National Layer of feature code:1000012 'Lookout'
origionally converted from
ftp2.cits.nrcan.gc.ca/pub/canvec/canada_gml/canvec...

from the canvec feature catelogue
ftp2.cits.nrcan.gc.ca/pub/canvec/doc/CanVec_featur...

Definition:
A generally elevated area with facilities services for travellers who wish to observe the scenery

Others:
the .osm file is available from the mediafire directory
www.mediafire.com/?z7cihtiejoltk

Layer ID 2176
Data type Vector polygon
Feature count 78
Services Vector Query API

Provincial Park Regulated (PROVPREG) Ontario, Canada

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Creative Commons Attribution 2.5 Canada

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13 Dec 2010

Province of Ontario Provicial
MetaData
lioapp.lrc.gov.on.ca/edwin/EDWINCGI.exe?IHID=2576&...

CITATION

Title: Provincial Park Regulated (PROVPREG)

Abstract:
Public lands set aside under the Provincial Parks and Conservation Reserves Act, 2006
1. To permanently protect representative ecosystems, biodiversity and provincially significant elements of Ontario's natural and cultural heritage and to manage these areas to ensure that ecological integrity is maintained.
2. To provide opportunities for ecologically sustainable outdoor recreation opportunities and encourage associated economic benefits.
3. To provide opportunities for residents of Ontario and visitors to increase their knowledge and appreciation of Ontario's natural and cultural heritage.
4. To facilitate scientific research and to provide points of reference to support monitoring of ecological change on the broader landscape..

Ontario provincial parks are classified as one of the following classes: Wilderness, Nature Reserve, Cultural Heritage, Natural Environment, Waterway, and Recreational.

UPDATE: the spatial boundary for Algonquin Provincial Park (P1915) is draft only. It was uploaded to the Provincial Park Regulated data class on May 2, 2007 to satisfy the requirements for Forest Management Planning. Refer to regulation 386/93 (revised to 316/07) and regulation plan (February 1993; File No. 180215) for the official boundary details. The official update to the spatial boundary will be uploaded when the re-regulation gets approved.

Purpose:
To display areas regulated under the Provincial Parks and Conservation Reserves Act, 2006 and managed by Ontario Parks.

Time Coverage: Sunday January 1, 1893 to Saturday June 7, 2008

Time Coverage Comments:
First park regulated in 1893 and most recent package of regulations was gazetted on July 9, 2008.

SNIFF REPORT:
publicdocs.mnr.gov.on.ca/view.asp?Document_ID=8909...

Layer ID 1749
Data type Vector multipolygon
Feature count 337
Services Vector Query API

Building to scale

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Creative Commons Attribution 2.5 Canada

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07 Dec 2010

Land Information Ontario 'Buildings to scale'

Layer ID 1744
Data type Vector polygon
Feature count 203252
Services Vector Query API

Vector data for the sixteen areas set aside in the South Island of New Zealand where anyone can freely enjoy recreational gold mining without the need for a mining permit. These areas are known as gold fossicking areas and have been designated under the Crown Minerals Act 1991.

For further information go to the Crown Minerals website

Layer ID 1497
Data type Vector multipolygon
Feature count 15
Services Vector Query API

NZ St John Ambulance Stations

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Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 New Zealand

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24 Jun 2010

Location and contact details of St John Ambulance Stations around New Zealand from www.zenbu.co.nz

Zenbu is an open source project so your contributions are welcome.

Layer ID 1483
Data type Vector point
Feature count 171
Services Vector Query API
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