Named geographic features

Data set contains geographical referencing information like:

  • type of feature or place
  • location coordinates
  • geographic township
  • municipal and map references

Also contains places and background information behind their official naming like:

  • name status
  • naming date
  • name origin
  • naming history

This layer used to be distributed under the name "Geographic Name Extent" but was modified to "Geographic Named Extent" in November 2011.

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Data Available

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2011-11-15 - 2011-11-15

Supporting Files

Additional Info

Field Value
Geographic coverage Ontario
Geography Breakdown None
Source URL/Address
Author Email
Maintainer branch
Last Validated Date 2015-04-30
Update frequency As required
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