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Urban Blocks, Paris, 1652

Author(s)
Description
This polygon shapefile contains the boundaries of urban blocks in Paris during 1652. These data were taken form the Gomboust plan and characterize urban desity levels for each block according to the representation on the plan (low, medium, high).The ALPAGE programme aims to provide collaborative tools for the Humanities and Social Sciences and for Information Communication Technology (ICT) allowing for the development of research about the Parisian urban area. This aim is achieved by means of a GIS that includes cadastral and historical layers.
Publisher
Analyse Diachronique de l'espace Urbain Parisien: Approche Geomatique
Place(s)
Paris (France)
Subject(s)
Urban land use, Cities and towns, Population density, Boundaries, and Planning and Cadastral
Year
1652
Held by
Stanford
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Use and reproduction
This data is a direct result of the work of the researchers from the ALPAGE consortium who released this data under an Open Data Commons Open Database Licence (ODbL). Therefore, use of this data by others must respect the legal requirements specific to this licence. All freely downloadable data contains the shapefiles, metadata file and licence files describing the users rights and responsibilities. All data produced within the consortium is published in this way with the exception of any ongoing work which is in process of academic evaluation (masters, doctoral thesis, habilitation to supervise research).
Copyright
Copyright resides with the originator.
License
Open Data Commons Open Database License 1.0