Sketch Map


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Sketch Map

 

a rough sketch of an area done in the field, delineating the area’s most important features. A sketch map can also be constructed from a topographical map or an aerial photograph. Reference points are plotted on the sketch map, and the characteristic local features are drawn in perspective in the margins. Information which cannot be conveyed graphically is included in an explanatory note, or legend, which is located in the margins or on the back of the map.

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The engineering drawings yielded the smallest error, but the collection of sketch maps also yielded a low error, and the 1:24,000-scale 7.
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Geological sketch map of the Blairmore-Frank Coal-fields, Geological Survey of Canada, Map 808, 1903.
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The users read the maps for about 1 min and then drew a sketch map of each map.
The book tells readers how to get to the start of each walk, along with a description, a sketch map of the route and a photograph of the recommended teashop or tavern - in this case, The Plough at Mancetter.
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Each walk starts and ends at a good local pub providing great food and ale and comes with a sketch map, details of where to park and about the sort of food and drink you can expect.
An investigation, led by renowned University of Liverpool academicProfessor DavidCanter, asked members of the public to draw a sketch map of the Merseyside region.
Mr Bacon has been busy putting up "way mark" signs along the route and updating the official guide, which includes a detailed sketch map of the whole route.