Memorial Poles

GIS File Name

LANDMARK_MemorialPoles

Description

This point layer contains memorial poles, markers, and plaques installed in the City of Cambridge that commemorate extraordinary citizens and those who have died or been reported missing in combat.

Purpose

Created in response to a 2004 City Council order to inventory existing memorial poles, to better manage their number and distribution.

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Attributes

Name Type Details Description
NAME type: String
width: 120
precision: 0
Name of memorial square, street, or marker
TYPE type: String
width: 25
precision: 0
Memorial type

Values

Value Description
Bench
Flag pole
Historical marker
Kiosk
Memorial marker
Monument
Plaque
Pole
SOURCE type: String
width: 15
precision: 0
Data source
POLE_ID type: String
width: 15
precision: 0
Unique memorial ID number

Coordinate System

NAD 1983 StatePlane Massachusetts Mainland FIPS 2001 Feet