OS 1:10k Colour Raster information

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

1:10 000 Scale Raster is the Ordnance Survey’s most detailed backdrop product. You can overlay your information on top of it, to give it a geographic context.
Ideal for working at a local or community level, to present location of your assets or customers, or to look into planning applications.

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

Background mapping

Data Type
Cached map service

ArcGIS Server 10 compact cache

Great Britain

Data Scale
The 10K Raster map service is cached at the following levels:
1:10,000,000 - Strategi
1:5,000,000 - Strategi
1:2,500,00 - 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 - Strategi + VectorMap District
1:25,000 - VectorMap District
1:10,000 - OS 1:10k Colour Raster (optimium viewing scale)
1:5,000 - OS 1:10k Colour Raster
1:2,500 - OS 1:10k Colour Raster

Update Frequency

Coordinate Reference System
British National Grid (OSGB36)