Battlefields

Title
The Register of Historic Battlefields
Alternative Title
Battlefields Register
Dataset Language
English
Abstract
The English Heritage Register of Historic Battlefields identifies forty-three important English battlefields. Its purpose is to offer them protection and to promote a better understanding of their significance. These maps are intended to be the starting point for battlefield conservation and interpretation by identifying the most visually sensitive areas. For indication purposes only.
Topic Category
Environment, society
Keyword
Battlefields, Historic Sites
Temporal Extent
from 2005-01-04 to 2006
Dataset Reference Date
2006
Lineage
From English Heritage
Bounding Coordinates
UK
West Bounding Longitude: -9.33
East Bounding Longitude: 2.70
North Bounding Latitude: 60.79
South Bounding Latitude: 49.77
Hertfordshire
West Bounding Longitude: -0.76
East Bounding Longitude: 0.22
North Bounding Latitude: 52.10
South Bounding Latitude: 51.58
Extent
County, Country
Vertical Extent
-
Spatial Reference System
OSGB36 - National Grid of Great Britain
Spatial Resolution
-
Resource Locator
Webmaps-extra: Location in Hertfordshire
Format
ESRI/Shape file
Responsible Organisation
Steve Bayley
Mapping & GIS Officer
GIS Team
Corporate Services
Hertfordshire County Council
Email: steve.bayley@hertfordshire.gov.uk
Role: Distributor

English Heritage
Enquiries and Research Team
National Monuments Record Centre
Kemble Drive
SWINDON
SN2 2GZ
Email: nmrinfo@english-heritage.org.uk
Role: Author
Update Frequency
irregular
Limitations on Public Access
licence 005
Use Constraints
Copyright
Additional information source
English Heritage External Website
Historic Battlefields - Heritage Protection
English Heritage PAI Statement
Unique Resource Identifier
BattleFields
BattleFieldsHerts
Spatial Data Service Type
-
Coupled Resource
-
Resource Type
6 dataset
Originating Controlled Vocabulary
UK Public Sector Vocabulary (IPSV)
Conformity
False
Specification
Unknown
Metadata Date
2009-12-01
Metadata Language
English eng
Metadata Point of Contact
Amy Malcolm
Trainee GIS Analyst
GIS Team
Corporate Services
Hertfordshire County Council
Tel: 01992 555248
Email: amelia.malcolm@hertfordshire.gov.uk
Review date
Unknown
Attributes
Name Long Name Description
U_ID NUMBER EH assigned Unique reference number
NAME NAME Title of Battlefield Site
REGISTRATI DATE Date of Registration
CAPTURE_SC CAP_SCALE Scale at which the feature was captured, ranges from 1:10,000 to 1:2,500
EASTING EASTING Centroid Easting
NORTHING NORTHING Centroid Northing
AREA_Ha AREA_Ha Area of the polygon in Hectares
OSGB36 National Grid Bounding Coordinates
West: 486000 East: 552000 North: 245000 South: 189000
More Information
Location

R:\GIS\geodata\EngHrtg\Bttlflds

Change History

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