Research and analysis

Coal mining data: fissures and breaklines

Description of the dataset showing types of geological disturbances which may have been affected by coal mining.



This document contains metadata about the fissures and breaklines dataset, which includes:

  • a description of what is contained in the data
  • the purpose of this specific dataset
  • the date the dataset was extracted
  • technical information for geographic information systems

When using the Coal Authority interactive map viewer the metadata will provide further information and context for the chosen dataset.

If you wish to analyse your own data against the dataset the technical metadata will help you understand the format provided for geographic information systems.