NZ Topo - object class cutting_edge

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


An excavation of the Earth's surface to provide passage for a road, railway, canal etc

Topo50 description

Only those significant either by their size or location are held in the data and shown on the printed maps. The line held in the data and shown on the printed maps represents the top of the cutting

Representation specification

Representation specification showing cutting_edge

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Class attributes

Object classcutting_edge
Entity classCUTTING
Additional entity classNot applicable
Object inheritancesimple_line
Entity sourceUS Standard Entity
Map series Topo50
LSLIFF object class27

Object attributes

This object class does not have attributes.

Change log

Feature versionRevisedDescription
42012-08-28Updated map image and aerial view; added representation specification and example feature photographs
32012-08-28Added scale-specific definitions
22001-11-23Unspecified update
11999-03-01intial status