Caltrans GIS Data

Rail Milepost

California Rail Milepost

The Rail_MP point feature class represents the milepost locations along freight and passenger network subdivisions listed in the CRT20.

Data Created: Jan 29, 2013
Last Modified: Oct. 31, 2013


Milepost features on the rail network identify a given point on a subdivision relative to the distance from the subdivisions origin.

Use limitations

This Rail Database is public domain and available to share with Caltrans partners. The Rail Database is intended for high level planning purposes and is a point in time reporting of estimated current conditions and forecast of future conditions. While every effort has been made to ensure accuracy of reported data, the Database is not intended for detailed service or facility planning. Such planning requires in-depth site analysis and field confirmation of actual conditions.


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Tags: Transportation, Rail network, Milepost, California Region Timetable 20
Credits: California Department of Transportation
File: zipped shapefile: , size 0.123 MB
Extent: California statewide
References: 2013 California State Rail Plan in PDF file is available at website:

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