Archaeology Borden Grid

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Published by the Ministry of Forests, Lands, Natural Resource Operations and Rural Development - Archaeology
Licensed under Open Government Licence - British Columbia

Polygon layer containing an archaeological reference grid established by Charles Borden. Similar to the BCGS grid or TRIM grid system. All archaeological sites in Canada are numbered based on this grid

Data and Resources

Dataset Extent

Latitude: 48.0° to 60.0°
Longitude: -139.5° to -113.5°

Additional Information

Purpose

Represents a uniform site designation scheme for numbering archaeological sites in Canada.

Contact Information

NameDiana Cooper (pointOfContact)
Emaildata@gov.bc.ca
OrganizationMinistry of Jobs, Trade and Technology
Sub-OrganizationDataBC
NameCynthia Lake (pointOfContact)
Emailcynthia.r.lake@gov.bc.ca
OrganizationMinistry of Forests, Lands, Natural Resource Operations and Rural Development
Sub-OrganizationArchaeology

Access & Security

Who can view this dataset? Public
Who can download this dataset?Public

Metadata Information

Record Published 2011-03-09
Record Last Modified 2019-09-05
Resource Status completed

Object Description

Object Name: WHSE_ARCHAEOLOGY.RAAD_BORDENGRID

Short Name: RAAD_BGrid

Column Name Short Name Data Type Data Precision Comments
AREA AREA NUMBER 38
PERIMETER PERIMETER NUMBER 38
BORDENGRID_ BRDNGRD NUMBER 38
BORDENGRID_ID BRDNGRDD NUMBER 38
POLY_ POLY_ NUMBER 38
SUBCLASS SUBCLASS VARCHAR2 13
SUBCLASS_ SUBCLASS_ NUMBER 38
RINGS_OK RINGS_OK NUMBER 7
RINGS_NOK RINGS_NOK NUMBER 7
ZBN ZBN VARCHAR2 4
BORDGRID BORDGRID VARCHAR2 4
GEOMETRY GEOMETRY SDO_GEOMETRY 1 GEOMETRY is the column used to reference the spatial coordinates defining the feature.
OBJECTID OBJECTID NUMBER 38 OBJECTID is a required attribute of feature classes and object classes in a geodatabase.
SE_ANNO_CAD_DATA BLOB 4000 SE_ANNO_CAD_DATA is a binary column used by spatial tools to store annotation, curve features and CAD data when using the SDO_GEOMETRY storage data type.
FEATURE_AREA_SQM FEAT_AREA NUMBER 19 FEATURE_AREA_SQM is the system calculated area of a two-dimensional polygon in square meters
FEATURE_LENGTH_M FEAT_LEN NUMBER 19 FEATURE_LENGTH_M is the system calculated length or perimeter of a geometry in meters