I have a shapefile for Manhattan taken from the Pluto dataset:
Removing it from the zip, I load it with Fiona.
import fiona import shapely fiona_shape_pluto_mn = fiona.open("MNMapPLUTO.shp") first = fiona_shape_pluto_mn.next() shp_geom = shapely.geometry.shape(first['geometry'])
According to the Pluto CSV file for Manhattan (MN2017V11.csv), these points correspond to Bush Tower in Manhattan: 988230, 214299
But when I run the following I get