A GRID COORDINATE SYSTEM

A GRID SYSTEM FOR GEOGRAPHIC IDENTIFICATION OF TRAFFIC AND TRANSPORTATION STUDY DATA WAS DEVELOPED BY THE CHICAGO AREA TRANSPORTATION STUDY BECAUSE THE STATE PLANE-COORDINATE SYSTEM WOULD NOT FIT THE CHICAGO STREET SYSTEM. REFERENCES' PLANE-COORDINATE SYSTEMS, USGS, SERIAL NO. 562, REVISED, 1948 EDITION. PLANE COORDINATE PROJECTION TABLES, ILLINOIS /TRANSVERSE MERCATOR/, SPECIAL PUBLICATION NO. 303, USGS THE STATE COORDINATE SYSTEMS, A MANUAL FOR SURVEYORS, SPECIAL PUBLICATION USGS NO. 235.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Research NeWS, VOL 2, NO15, PP 13-16, 2FIG
  • Corporate Authors:

    Chicago Area Transportation Study

    300 West Adams Street
    Chicago, IL  United States  60606
  • Authors:
    • Jones, G P
  • Publication Date: 1958-10-3

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  • Accession Number: 00239064
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Urban Transp Plng Abstracts /Prelim
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jul 29 1994 12:00AM