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  • Cassini Historical Map - OS - 158

    1:50,000 scale

    2 cm to 1 km or 1¼ inches to 1 mile

    Britain's 19th-century landscape re-projected and enlarged to match the present-day Ordnance Survey Landrangers

    These maps are based on Britain's first national mapping project, Ordnance Survey's One-Inch ('Old Series') maps which were first published between 1805 and 1874. They have all been carefully scanned, digitally re-projected and enlarged to match the present-day Ordnance Survey Landranger series. By using the same sheet numbers and grid references these Cassini maps allow the reader a direct comparisons between the historical and contemporary map with ease and accuracy.

    Key features include:

    • Same map name and number as the equivalent Ordnance Survey Landranger
    • Digitally enhanced cartography
    • British National Grid for ease of reference
    • Locator map featuring modern-day settlements
    • Sheet indicator showing Old Series maps used
    • Robust laminated cover with contemporary illustration
    • A brief history and overview of Ordnance Survey's Old Series Edition mapping

    Cassini Historical Map - OS - 158
    • £5.00
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