OS 1:50,000 scale Colour Raster

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Dataset Description:

The OS 1:50,000 Scale Colour Raster is a digital image of the OS Landranger paper map series, and provided in 20km square tiles.  It shows important roads and railways, developed areas, contours, and landmarks.

 

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Dataset Specification:

Product Name

OS 1:50,000 scale Colour Raster

Data Provider

Ordnance Survey

Scale

1:50,000

Coverage

Great Britain (complete)

Data Structure

Raster (256 colour)

Format(s)

GeoTIFF

Tile Size

20km x 20km

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)