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Feature Statistic Gibraltar

Num. NamesFeature ClassFeature CodeFeature Description
Administrative Boundary Features (country, state, region,...)
1A.PCLDdependent political entity
1 Total for A
Hydrographic Features (stream, lake, ...)
5H.COVEcove(s)a small coastal indentation, smaller than a bay
4H.BGHTbight(s)an open body of water forming a slight recession in a coastline
3H.DCKdock(s)a waterway between two piers, or cut into the land for the berthing of ships
2H.HBRharbor(s)a haven or space of deep water so sheltered by the adjacent land as to afford a safe anchorage for ships
1H.BNKbank(s)an elevation, typically located on a shelf, over which the depth of water is relatively shallow but sufficient for most surface navigation
1H.WLLwella cylindrical hole, pit, or tunnel drilled or dug down to a depth from which water, oil, or gas can be pumped or brought to the surface
1H.BAYbaya coastal indentation between two capes or headlands, larger than a cove but smaller than a gulf
1H.CNLcanalan artificial watercourse
1H.DCKBdocking basina part of a harbor where ships dock
19 Total for H
Area Features (parks,area, ...)
7L.DEVHhousing developmenta tract of land on which many houses of similar design are built according to a development plan
6L.LCTYlocalitya minor area or place of unspecified or mixed character and indefinite boundaries
1L.NVBnaval basean area used to store supplies, provide barracks for troops and naval personnel, a port for naval vessels, and from which operations are initiated
1L.PRKparkan area, often of forested land, maintained as a place of beauty, or for recreation
15 Total for L
Populated Place Features (city, village,...)
2P.PPLXsection of populated place
1P.PPLCcapital of a political entity
1P.PPLpopulated placea city, town, village, or other agglomeration of buildings where people live and work
4 Total for P
Road / Railroad Features (road, railroad )
2R.TNLtunnela subterranean passageway for transportation
2R.TNLRDroad tunnela tunnel through which a road passes
1R.PRMNpromenadea place for public walking, usually along a beach front
5 Total for R
Spot Features (spot, building, farm)
34S.FTforta defensive structure or earthworks
17S.BLDGbuilding(s)a structure built for permanent use, as a house, factory, etc.
15S.HTLhotela building providing lodging and/or meals for the public
9S.GATEgatea controlled access entrance or exit
7S.SQRsquarea broad, open, public area near the center of a town or city
7S.MOLEmolea massive structure of masonry or large stones serving as a pier or breakwater
7S.CAVEcave(s)an underground passageway or chamber, or cavity on the side of a cliff
7S.SCHschoolbuilding(s) where instruction in one or more branches of knowledge takes place
6S.CHchurcha building for public Christian worship
6S.MNMTmonumenta commemorative structure or statue
5S.PIERpiera structure built out into navigable water on piles providing berthing for ships and recreation
4S.DCKDdry docka dock providing support for a vessel, and means for removing the water so that the bottom of the vessel can be exposed
4S.WHRFwharf(-ves)a structure of open rather than solid construction along a shore or a bank which provides berthing for ships and cargo-handling facilities
3S.ATHFathletic fielda tract of land used for playing team sports, and athletic track and field events
3S.LDNGlandinga place where boats receive or discharge passengers and freight, but lacking most port facilities
3S.GDNgarden(s)an enclosure for displaying selected plant or animal life
3S.INSMmilitary installationa facility for use of and control by armed forces
3S.HSPhospitala building in which sick or injured, especially those confined to bed, are medically treated
3S.TOWRtowera high conspicuous structure, typically much higher than its diameter
3S.MARmarinaa harbor facility for small boats, yachts, etc.
2S.BRKSbarracksa building for lodging military personnel
2S.MUSmuseuma building where objects of permanent interest in one or more of the arts and sciences are preserved and exhibited
2S.CMTYcemeterya burial place or ground
2S.STPSstepsstones or slabs placed for ease in ascending or descending a steep slope
1S.STDMstadiuma structure with an enclosure for athletic games with tiers of seats for spectators
1S.PKLTparking lotan area used for parking vehicles
1S.AIRPairporta place where aircraft regularly land and take off, with runways, navigational aids, and major facilities for the commercial handling of passengers and cargo
1S.CVNTconventa building where a community of nuns lives in seclusion
1S.HSTShistorical sitea place of historical importance
1S.DIPdiplomatic facilityoffice, residence, or facility of a foreign government, which may include an embassy, consulate, chancery, office of charge d'affaires, or other diplomatic, economic, military, or cultural mission
1S.SPAspaa resort area usually developed around a medicinal spring
1S.PMPWwater pumping stationa facility for pumping water from a major well or through a pipeline
1S.PALpalacea large stately house, often a royal or presidential residence
1S.LTHSElighthousea distinctive structure exhibiting a major navigation light
1S.RESTrestaurantA place where meals are served to the public
1S.MNQRquarry(-ies)a surface mine where building stone or gravel and sand, etc. are extracted
1S.CTRCMcommunity centera facility for community recreation and other activities
1S.MFGfactoryone or more buildings where goods are manufactured, processed or fabricated
1S.CSNOcasinoa building used for entertainment, especially gambling
1S.CSTLcastlea large fortified building or set of buildings
1S.OBPTobservation pointa wildlife or scenic observation point
1S.THTRtheaterA building, room, or outdoor structure for the presentation of plays, films, or other dramatic performances
1S.ZOOzooa zoological garden or park where wild animals are kept for exhibition
176 Total for S
Hypsographic Features (mountain,hill,rock,... )
6T.BCHbeacha shore zone of coarse unconsolidated sediment that extends from the low-water line to the highest reach of storm waves
3T.HDLDheadlanda high projection of land extending into a large body of water beyond the line of the coast
2T.HLLhilla rounded elevation of limited extent rising above the surrounding land with local relief of less than 300m
2T.PTpointa tapering piece of land projecting into a body of water, less prominent than a cape
2T.TRRterracea long, narrow alluvial platform bounded by steeper slopes above and below, usually overlooking a waterbody
2T.RKrocka conspicuous, isolated rocky mass
1T.CLFcliff(s)a high, steep to perpendicular slope overlooking a waterbody or lower area
1T.GRGEgorge(s)a short, narrow, steep-sided section of a stream valley
1T.CAPEcapea land area, more prominent than a point, projecting into the sea and marking a notable change in coastal direction
1T.PASSpassa break in a mountain range or other high obstruction, used for transportation from one side to the other [See also gap]
1T.MTmountainan elevation standing high above the surrounding area with small summit area, steep slopes and local relief of 300m or more
22 Total for T

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