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map reference

map reference
Positions of P may be given as BC 3530 (in GEOREF) or as 76° 35′ E 32° 30′ N.
A means of identifying a point on the surface of the earth by relating it to information appearing on a map, generally the graticule or grid.
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The second was equidistant from Holme and Homebridge, in a field north of the A6024 at map reference 115065.
Parents then either receive a text on their child's whereabouts, are given an Ordnance Survey map reference point for the internet or are told over the phone on a 24-7 location line.
Callers will be asked to give their name, address and telephone number, then they will be asked for the map reference.
A Global Positioning System, or even a systematic method to locate submissions according to a paper map reference system, would allow the spatial filter to be calculated as a series of overlapping circles that do not depend on political boundaries.
I was at home the next day in Beirut and my mobile phone rang and a voice just gave me a map reference in southern Lebanon, and he said, "1300 hours.
For each site, the following information is provided: site number and name (if identifiable); map reference and field number; Palestinian Grid and Universal Transverse Mercator Grid coordinates; descriptions of visible archaeological features; summary of previous information about the site; and finally, a report and analysis of the findings of the present survey.
The system's Damage Assessment Reports have latitude and longitude information automatically attached for instant map reference.
Description: Templestowe Terminal Station (TSTS) is located approximately 25km north-east from Melbournes CBD, (Melway map reference 34 E-2) and is the main source of supply for a major part of north-eastern metropolitan Melbourne.
The provision of a map reference service usually found in the central library necessitates the services of a specialist map librarian knowledgeable about the making, appropriate selection and provision of maps and ancillary materials.
The image has become a minor Internet sensation, with several popular blogging sites linking back to the exact map reference.
To be a little more accurate as to the exact location of the wreck site the almost exact reference is a bog area calledMuddy Brook and the map reference is 075103.
For 494 years all that pinpointed the Flodden battlefield - recently named one of the five most important and best preserved in Britain - was this deadpan 19th-Century map reference on Flodden Hill: "Here was found a pit of bones and a leaden cannonbal.