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A6.5.7 Road Classes (in style file Road.stl, only lines and points)

For information in file Ghana_roads.dra and (district)_roads.dra:

Style No

Name

Type

Description

1

Motorway

Line

Out-of-town

2+2 lanes (or more) with separation, limited access points

2

National highway (N)

Line

National roads, connecting between regions

3

Inter-regional road (IR)

Line

Major roads between regions

4

Regional road (R)

Line

Major roads inside region

5

District feeder road

Line

Minor inter-town roads, district-internal, local importance only

6

Community feeder road

Line

Connecting village to nearest hub

7

Other track

Line

8

Proposed road

Line

IN SEPARATE ROAD LAYER: _proposed.dra

9

Footpath

Line

10

(free)

11

Urban highway

Line

Urban

Part of national highway/primary road, limited access points

12

Primary urban road

Line

Major roads within an urban area, main streets

13

Secondary urban road

Line

14

Tertiary urban road

Line

Collector road

15

Local street

Line

Side street, within residential area

16

Arterial road

Line

No direct residential entrance

17

(free)

18

Proposed road

Line

IN SEPARATE ROAD LAYER: _proposed.dra

19

(free)

20

(free)

21

Railway

Line


Technical note: Keep the national file 'Ghana_roads.dra' as the master file, where all data are entered to and from where the data are then copied to the regional/district file 'xxx_roads.dra'. (Copy the national master file to the regional/district file, and delete all roads outside the region/district).

  


 
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