Forest of Dean Archaeological Survey: LiDAR Survey

Gloucestershire County Council, Forestry Commission, 2012

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Jon Hoyle
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Archaeology Service
Gloucestershire County Council
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Project Report

Hoyle. J. 2008: The Forest of Dean, Gloucestershire Lidar survey of selected areas of woodland and the Aggregates Resource Area. Archaeology Service, Gloucestershire County Council PDF 29 Mb


The shapefiles created by the project are available to download as ZIP files containing all ESRI elements (.shp, .sbx etc). The files should be used in conjunction with the file-level metadata supplied below.

GIS file metadata PDF 229 Kb
ENV SMR LIDARFeatures lines ZIP 88 Kb
ENV SMR LIDARFeatures MultiPoint ZIP 35 Kb
ENV SMR LIDARFeatures Point ZIP 7 Kb
ENV SMR LIDARFeatures poly ZIP 499 Kb
LidarDetailAreaPolygon ZIP 8 Kb
LidarDetailMonumentPolygon ZIP 11 Kb
LidarDetailNegPolygon ZIP 27 Kb
LidarDetailPosPolygon ZIP 2 Kb


Two databases: one for basic rapid transcription covering the whole survey area ('FOD3A_lidar_Translevel_bygrdsqr') and another for four small areas at a more detailed transcription level ('FOD3A_lidar_DBase_Level_1_3' and 'FOD3A_lidar_DBase_Level_4').

FOD3A_lidar_DBase_Level_1_3 CSV
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FOD3A_lidar_DBase_Level_4 CSV
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FOD3A_lidar_Translevel_bygrdsqr CSV
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