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A description of the Ordnance Survey Large scale plans..

A description of the Ordnance Survey Large scale plans..

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Published by Ordnance Survey in Chessington .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Paginationvi,22p. :
Number of Pages22
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Open LibraryOL19913245M

Related links. The principal layer is the topographic layer. We welcome all customer feedback about the content and accuracy of our maps. Each measurement made by theodolite during the retriangulation was repeated no fewer than 32 times. Similarly, the absence of a dividing feature on our mapping does not mean that information is missing from our map or that the title plan supplied by HM Land Registry is incorrect. The maps also do not usually indicate features below ground level, such as cellars, underground utilities or tunnels.

Organisations using Ordnance Survey data have to purchase a licence to do so. Ordnance Survey had outgrown its site in the centre of Southampton made worse by the bomb damage of the Second World War. Up to the maps were accompanied by Books of Reference or "area books" that gave acreages and land-use information for land-parcel numbers. Any application for registration must contain a full description of the land to be registered. Relative accuracy Absolute or positional accuracy.

In an attempt to reduce the number of HGVs using unsuitable roads, a data-capture programme of "Road Routing Information" was undertaken by[39] aiming to add information such as height restrictions and one-way streets. Similarly, the absence of a dividing feature on our mapping does not mean that information is missing from our map or that the title plan supplied by HM Land Registry is incorrect. The primary triangulation of the United Kingdom of Roy, Mudge and Yolland was completed bybut was greatly improved by Alexander Ross Clarke who completed a new survey based on Airy 's spheroid incompleting the Principal Triangulation. UntilOrdnance Survey largely remained at its Southampton city centre HQ and at temporary buildings in the suburb of Maybush nearby, when a new purpose-built headquarters was opened in Maybush adjacent to the wartime temporary buildings there.


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You should not rely on the title plan to scale any measurements that might be stated in your title deeds. Ordnance Survey states that thanks to continuous review, A description of the Ordnance Survey Large scale plans.

book MasterMap data is never more than six months out of date. The officers of the company whose signatures appear in the form of execution at the end of the transfer or lease can be taken to have the necessary authority.

There are also some fine examples of map drawing exercises. In the event that there are changes to the physical features on the ground, this may involve our surveyors visiting your property so that the mapping can be updated and amended. The ways to access all the look A description of the Ordnance Survey Large scale plans.

book, in case every detail are generally genuine, we're going to distribute on the internet site. Paper maps particularly copy maps included in deeds can be subject to distortions and inaccuracies, as any copying processes such as photocopying can lead to the distortions in the map image.

Ordnance Survey mapping shows topographical features that existed on the ground at the time of the survey. Fencing, walls or hedges that have been removed or added later will not necessarily be shown on your title plan, since these are not updated and recreated every time we update the mapping. If my wall, tree line or hedge is moved, will this affect the extent of my land ownership?

There is also a set of the Report on the Ordnance Survey as affected by the war Finally infollowing pressure from Ordnance Survey and its Superintendent, Henry James, the Treasury approved the nation-wide mapping of towns at the metric ten-foot scale Some of the remaining buildings of the original Southampton city-centre site are now used as part of the city's court complex.

Roy's technical skills and leadership set the high standard for which Ordnance Survey became known. There are also examples of map making processes: proof maps, some testing variant colour schemes, film positives, revision sheets, colour charts, specimens of type, Landranger, Outdoor Leisure and Tourist map cover cards sand, in photocopy, an important collection of Ordnance Survey's Archaeology Branch later Division materialsincluding incomplete and unpublished maps, some of them casualties of the war.

The definition of which public buildings were included and named can also vary, and reprints of maps often omitted interiors of public buildings.

It is the position of the actual feature on the ground, not the position of the line on the map that is important in attempting to trace the position of the legal boundary.

Related links. Maps and plans for the local historian and collector London: Batsford. As of Septemberthe layers are: Topography The primary layer of OS MasterMap, consisting of vector data comprising large-scale representation of features in the real world, such as buildings and areas of vegetation.

Any application for registration must contain a full description of the land to be registered. Fromto meet requirements for greater detail, including land-parcel numbers in rural areas and accompanying information, cultivated and inhabited areas were mapped at Relative accuracy compares the scaled distance between features measured from the map data with distances measured between the same features on the ground.

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The maps show the divisions between all buildings, including terraced houses, with glass roofed buildings depicted with cross-hatching. Former Ordnance Survey headquarters in MaybushSouthamptonused from until Headquarters in Adanac Park opened in InOS announced that printing and warehouse operations were to be outsourced, [14] ending over years of in-house printing.

These books are known as the Ordnance Survey Name Books. Printing The Royal Nurseries in Cirencester, surveyed with trees, glasshouses and gardens The earlier editions of OSand maps from the s to the s were usually printed from large, engraved copper plates.

There are a A description of the Ordnance Survey Large scale plans. book situations where just a verbal description will be sufficient and those situations are covered later.

The Davidson Committee's final report set the Ordnance Survey on course for the 20th century. These contain calculations of latitude and longitude of sheet corners of one-inch and six-inch maps.

Zincography was a lithographic printing process, with the map image traced using litho-transfer ink onto large plates of specially prepared zinc. For example, the formal layout of Merrion Square with its fine buildings and A description of the Ordnance Survey Large scale plans.

book PDF residents is contrasted to the densely inhabited warren of lanes behind Mount Street, just minutes away. Under the direction of Thomas Larcom, the Master-General of the Ordnance Survey and the Board of Ordnance, a complete Map of Ireland at the scale of six-inches to one-mile was published.

Further reproduction in whole or part is prohibited without the prior permission of Ordnance Survey.Resources available include a comprehensive collection of large-scale Ordnance Survey plans for Great Britain and Ireland dating back to the midth century.

This includes post World War II National Grid paper sheets until the s, microfilm aperture cards from the s until and a digital data terminal from onwards. Insurance Plan of London Vol. xi: sheet 1: This detailed plan of London is one of a series of forty seven sheets in an atlas originally produced to aid insurance companies in assessing fire risks.

The building footprints, their use (commercial, residential, educational, etc.), the number of floors and the height of the building, as well as construction materials (and thus risk. Sep 10,  · The scale of a map is represented by a ratio such as What this means is that 1 cm on the map equals 1 km on the ground.

What can confuse beginners is that the larger the reference number, the smaller the scale. So, is a large s.The Ordnance Survey pdf Ireland, conducted between and pdf, is the only survey of Ireland to have ever been conclusively finished.

Under the direction of Thomas Larcom, the Master-General of the Ordnance Survey and the Board of Ordnance, a complete Map of Ireland at the scale of six-inches to one-mile was published.Get this from a library!

New large-scale atlas of the British Isles from the Ordnance Survey, with plans of towns, copious letterpress descriptions, alphabetical indexes and tables of population.

[G W Bacon;].A plan submitted at a large scale may show detail, such as juts which fall outwith the Ebook capture criteria for the scale ebook map used by the keeper.

The plan in fig 11 shows that the fences to the front and rear of the gable wall between Nos and 68 do not project in a straight line from the gable wall; they lie slightly to the east of the wall.