OS 1:50k Colour Raster information

Features & Benefits
1:50 000 Scale Colour Raster is the digital form of the well known OS Landranger Map.

The scale makes it helpful if you want to analyse the environment of a wide area, but you can also use it as a backdrop map to add your own information on top, maybe to show where your building sites are or where your customers reside.

High-resolution backdrop map data includes:
  • a comprehensive range of features such as Roads, railways, vegetation, boundaries, urban Extent, buildings. 
  • Rich topographic data content
  • Uncluttered and clean mapping 

Description
1:50 000 Scale Colour Raster is the digital form of the well known OS Landranger Map.
The scale makes it helpful if you want to analyse the environment of a wide area, but you can also use it as a backdrop map to add your own information on top, maybe to show where your building sites are or where your customers reside.

Industry
Central Government, Defence, Education, Insurance, Local Government, Public Safety, Utilities, Private sector

Category
Background mapping

Data Type
Cached map service

Formats
ArcGIS Server 10 compact cache

Coverage
Great Britain

Data Scale
The 50K Raster map service is cached at the following levels:
1:10,000,000 - Strategi
1:5,000,000 - Strategi
1:2,5000,000 - Strategi
1:1,000,000 - Strategi
1:500,000 - Strategi
1:250,000 - Strategi
1:100,000 - Strategi
1:75,000 - Strategi
1:50,000 - OS 1:50k Colour Raster
1:25,000 - OS 1:50k Colour Raster (Optimum viewing scale)
1:10,000 - OS 1:50k Colour Raster

Update Frequency
Bi-annual

Coordinate Reference System
British National Grid (OSGB36)