Grass Verges

Grass Verges
Alternative Title

Grass Cutting
Dataset Language

This dataset shows all the highways grass throughout the County that is directly maintained by HCC/Ringway. It also shows the different types of cuts the County carry out.
Topic Category

Keyword Value: Verge
Originating Controlled Vocabulary: GEMET - INSPIRE Spatial Data Themes (GEMET)
Originating Controlled Vocabulary Citation: 2008-01-01
Temporal Extent

from unknown to unknown
Dataset Reference Date

Date: 01/08/2023;
Date Type: Revision

IPR: OS Derived; the data has been collected over a number of years and is directly managed by HCC, although input from the Districts is also used to keep the data updated where highways assets are managed under an agency agreement.
Product: OS MasterMap
Hertfordshire County
Vertical Extent

Spatial Reference System

OSGB36 - National Grid of Great Britain
Spatial Resolution

Resource Locator

Data can be viewed in the public Highway Assets Viewer

Layerfile for use by HCC internal staff: \Geodata\HCC\Environ\Highway\verge\Grass Verge.Lyr
Responsible Organisation

Hertfordshire County Council - Green Infrastructure Team
Email the :Green Infrastructure Team with any request for information, which will then be passed
onto the relevant officer to look into and respond accordingly.
Role: Resource Provider, Custodian, Owner, Distributor, Originator, Point of Contact, Publisher, Author.
Limitations on Public Access

other restrictions
Use Constraints

You must use the appropriate Copyright Acknowledgement;
For internal use:
For external use:
For Publicly Available Electronic Copies the following must also be added:
  • The HCC Watermark;
  • The phrase: "Use of this data is subject to terms and conditions." set out in a legible font and conspicuous position must form a clear hyperlink to the Ordnance Survey Copyright

Use of the data is available to any organisation that is a member of the PSGA (Public Sector Geospatial Agreement) or any UK academic institution via Edina's subscription Digimap service. It is not currently commercially available.
This data is supplied without guarantee or any warranty as to the accuracy, currency or completeness, and is provided as is, excluding any warranties of any
kind, either express or implied, to the fullest extent permitted by law,including (but not limited to) satisfactory quality or fitness for a particular purpose.
Additional information

Resource Identifier


Commission Regulation (EU) No 1089/2010 of 23 November 2010 implementing Directive 2007/2/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council
as regards interoperability of spatial data sets and services.
Re-designing HCC Data for INSPIRE not done
Equivalent scale

Bounding box
0.76, 0.22, 51.58, 52.10
Quality scope
Spatial representation type

Character encoding
Data quality
Maintenance information
maintenance and update frequency: data updated throughout the year, then passed onto the GIS Team annually to update SDE. Once this is done the data
is then transferred to HCC's primary contractor so they can update their own maps prior to the new season starting.
update scope: dataset
maintenance note:
Metadata update date
Metadata Language

Metadata Point of Contact

Hertfordshire County Council Corporate GIS Team
Resource Type

6 Dataset
File Identifier
Hierarchy level name
Parent identifier
Metadata standard name

Metadata standard version
Review date
Name Long Name Description

OSGB36 National Grid Bounding Coordinates

West: 486000 East: 552000 North: 245000 South: 189000
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