OS 1:25,000 scale Colour Raster

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Dataset Description:

The OS 1:25,000 Scale Colour Raster is a digital image of the OS Explorer paper map series, and provided in 10km square tiles. It is a mid-scale product which balances the requirements of scale and detail, showing details such as generalised building outlines, contour lines, vegetation and field boundaries.

 

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Dataset Specification:

Product Name

OS 1:25,000 scale Colour Raster

Data Provider

Ordnance Survey

Scale

 1:25,000

Coverage

Great Britain (complete)

Data Structure

Raster (256 colour, 254 or 660 dpi)

Format(s)

GeoTIFF

Tile Size

10km x 10km

Uses

Backdrop mapping

Licencing

Academic Licence

Update Frequency

Quarterly COU (March, June, September, December)

 

Dataset Resources:

Product site
Support site
User Guide & Technical Specification (pdf)