Cycling routes KML

URL: http://localview.birmingham.gov.uk/arcgis/services/Birmingham_Opendata/MapServer/KmlServer

The map data is supplied as a KML web service which provides the following information:

  • Advisory Cycle Route – unsigned advisory cycle routes. These provide a quiet, back street network of routes that link to the formal cycling infrastructure
  • Bike shops – point data showing the location of cycle shops in Birmingham
  • Bus Lane – locations of bus lanes. All bus lanes in Birmingham can be used by cyclists
  • Canal Access Ramp – ramped access, suitable for cyclists on to the canal network
  • Cycle Lanes – on road cycle lanes. The side of road on which they are drawn shows direction.
  • Cycling Allowed in Pedestrian Areas – in many of the pedestrian areas of the city centre, cycling is also allowed. However, caution is advised as these areas get very busy with pedestrians at peak times
  • Hills – these show steep hills, with the arrow pointing down the hill
  • One way – these identify the direction of one way streets
  • Parking – these show the locations of publicly available cycle parking facilities
  • Pedestrian Only Area – these show pedestrian areas within the city centre where cycling is not allowed
  • Pelican – this shows the locations of pedestrian crossings, either pelicans or zebras. These are crossings for use by pedestrians only, not cyclists
  • Signed Cycle Routes – these are road which are a part of a signed cycle route
  • Steps – these are accesses onto the canal towpath that have steps
  • Toucan – this shows locations of toucan crossings. These are crossing for use by pedestrians and cyclists.
  • Towpath – canal towpath which is suitable for cycling and walking on
  • Towpath Walk – canal towpath which is suitable for walking but not cycling
  • Traffic Free – off road paths designated for cycling and walking
  • Unsurfaced – unsurfaced off road paths which are designated for cycling and walking
  • Unsurfaced Walk – unsurfaced off road paths which are designated for walking but not cycling
  • Walk your bike - off road paths designated for walking but not cycling
  • Wheeling canal access ramp – canal access with steps but with an additional ramp for wheeling a bicycle.

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Last updated October 22, 2014
Created October 22, 2014
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