Original Plat of Town - Ruthton, Pipestone County, Minnesota 2005

This page last updated: 01/27/2006
Metadata created using Minnesota Geographic Metadata Guidelines


Metadata Summary

Originator Mid-Minnesota Development Commission
Abstract This layer contains the original plat of the town of Ruthton in Pipestone County, Minnesota. Any new additions or plats are included in this layer as currently platted. This information was obtained for use in creating the parcel map of Pipestone County.
Browse Graphic none available
Time Period of Content Date 2005
Currentness Reference Data is derived from sources such as original survey documents dating from early 20th Century to plats of additions and subdivisions.
Access Constraints Contact Data Originator
Use Constraints Use of the data are constrained only by the MMDC GIS Data License Agreement
Distributor Organization Mid-Minnesota Development Commission
Ordering Instructions Contact Mid-Minnesota Development Commission and Pipestone County for ordering instructions.
Online Linkage none available

Full Metadata

Original Plat of Town - Ruthton, Pipestone County, Minnesota 2005

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1. Identification Information
2. Data Quality Information
3. Spatial Data Organization Information
4. Spatial Reference Information
5. Entity and Attribute Information
6. Distribution Information
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Section 1 Identification Information   Top of page
Originator Mid-Minnesota Development Commission
Title Original Plat of Town - Ruthton, Pipestone County, Minnesota 2005
Abstract This layer contains the original plat of the town of Ruthton in Pipestone County, Minnesota. Any new additions or plats are included in this layer as currently platted. This information was obtained for use in creating the parcel map of Pipestone County.
Purpose The data set was developed to aid in the creation of a parcel map for Pipestone County. The original plat of the town, as well as additions to the town are included in this data set. The original lots and blocks are differentiated as well as the outlots associated with the town. The lots are used in creating a parcel ownership map from the combination or partitioning of these lots.
Time Period of Content Date 2005
Currentness Reference Data is derived from sources such as original survey documents dating from early 20th Century to plats of additions and subdivisions.
Progress Complete
Maintenance and Update Frequency As needed
Spatial Extent of Data City of Ruthton, Pipestone County, Minnesota
Bounding Coordinates -96.46
-96.06
44.21
43.83
Place Keywords Ruthton City, Pipestone County, Minnesota
Theme Keywords planningCadastre, plat, parcel, legal boundary, outlot
Theme Keyword Thesaurus ISO 19115 Topic Categories
Access Constraints Contact Data Originator
Use Constraints Use of the data are constrained only by the MMDC GIS Data License Agreement
Contact Person Information Rick Moore, GIS Planner
Mid-Minnesota Development Commission
333 Sixth Street SW
Willmar, MN 56201
Phone: (320) 235-8504
FAX: (320) 235-4329
E-mail: rick.moore@mmrdc.org
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Browse Graphic File Description
Associated Data Sets

 
Section 2 Data Quality Information Top of full metadata Top of page
Attribute Accuracy The accuracy of the original plat is based on the creation of the plat by referencing it to the section corners and quarter section corners. The accuracy of the attributes are based on numbering of the lots from the original documents.
Logical Consistency Data is topologically correct where intended. Polygons are closed.
Completeness All lots have been mapped and are labeled accordingly
Horizontal Positional Accuracy Unknown
Vertical Positional Accuracy Not applicable
Lineage Original paper maps located at the County Courthouse were used in determining the size and location of the lots. Multiple map documents were used to add the additions and subdivisions into the data set. Using the located section corners, coordinate geometry was used to design the spatial data set.
Source Scale Denominator
 
Section 3 Spatial Data Organization Information Top of full metadata Top of page
Native Data Set Environment ArcGIS 9.0
Geographic Reference for Tabular Data
Spatial Object Type Vector
Vendor Specific Object Types Polygon
Tiling Scheme City
 
Section 4 Spatial Reference Information Top of full metadata Top of page
Horizontal Coordinate Scheme County Coordinates
Ellipsoid GRS80
Horizontal Datum NAD83 (96)
Horizontal Units Feet
Distance Resolution
Altitude Datum NAVD88
Altitude Units Feet
County Coordinate Zone Identifier 66
 
Section 5 Entity and Attribute Information Top of full metadata Top of page
Entity and Attribute Overview The attributes for the original plat of Ruthton contain the following fields.

Unique ID [ID]
Name of Plat [Addition]
Number of Block [Block]
Number or Name of Lot [Lot]
Entity and Attribute Detailed Citation
 
Section 6 Distribution Information Top of full metadata Top of page
Publisher Mid-Minnesota Development Commission
Publication Date 2005
Contact Person Information Rick Moore
GIS Planner
Mid-Minnesota Development Commission
333 Sixth Street SW
Willmar, MN 56201
Phone: (320) 235-8504
FAX: (320) 235-4329
E-mail: rick.moore@mmrdc.org
Distributor's Data Set Identifier
Distribution Liability The Mid-Minnesota Development Commission and Pipestone County makes no representation or warranties, express or implied, with respect to the reuse of data provided herewith, regardless of its format or the means of its transmission. There is no guarantee or representation to the user as to the accuracy, currency, suitability, or reliability of this data for any purpose. The user accepts the data 'as is', and assumes all risks associated with its use. By accepting this data, the user agrees not to transmit this data or provide access to it or any part of it to another party unless the user shall include with the data a copy of this disclaimer. The Mid-Minnesota Development Commission and Pipestone County assumes no responsibility for actual or consequential damage incurred as a result of any user's reliance on this data.
Transfer Format Name Shapefile
Transfer Format Version Number
Transfer Size
Ordering Instructions Contact Mid-Minnesota Development Commission and Pipestone County for ordering instructions.
Online Linkage none available
 
Section 7 Metadata Reference Information Top of full metadata Top of page
Metadata Date 01/27/2006
Contact Person Information Rick Moore, GIS Planner
Mid-Minnesota Development Commission
333 Sixth Street SW
Willmar, MN 56201
Phone: (320) 235-8504
FAX: (320) 235-4329
E-mail: rick.moore@mmrdc.org
Metadata Standard Name Minnesota Geographic Metadata Guidelines
Metadata Standard Version 1.2
Metadata Standard Online Linkage http://www.gis.state.mn.us/stds/metadata.htm


This page last updated: 01/27/2006