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Australia 1:100,000 / prepared under the direction of the Chief of the General Staff, Australian Military Forces, by the Royal Australian Survey Corps as part of the national mapping programme
Bib ID 4317637
Format MapMap [cartographic image, sheet]
Author
Australia. Army. Royal Australian Survey Corps
 
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Edition Various eds. 
Scale Scale 1:100,000 ; transverse Mercator projection (E 112°00'--E 154°00'/S 9°00'--S 44°00'). 
Description Canberra : Royal Australian Survey Corps, 1961- 
maps : colour ; 70 x 60 cm. or smaller. 
Notes

Topographic map series of Australia. Relief shown by contours, hill shading and spot heights.

Series title varies: Series R611; Series R621; Series R631; Series R641; Series R651; Series R652; Series R661.

The Royal Australian Survey Corps produced some sheets at the 1:100,000 scale in 1962?-65. Cabinet endorsed the national 1:100,000 programme in 1965 and in 1968 the Division of National Mapping (NATMAP) started producing sheets in the series. The Royal Australian Survey Corps continued to contributed sheets to this series but was disbanded in 1996.

Some sheets produced by the Division of National Mapping. Later sheets produced by AUSLIG and Geoscience Australia.

Sheets in this series are also catalogued individually.

Some sheets includes climatic graphs, location map and index to adjoining sheets.

Some sheets produced by the Division of National Mapping with hill shading and panel title.

Some RASvy-produced sheets include on verso: 'Survival resources', a colour illustrated guide to local bush foods with location maps. Such sheets were also popularly known as 'snack maps' or 'snackmaps'.

Subjects Australia -- Maps.
Time Coverage 1961 
Form/genre Topographic maps.
Other authors/contributors Australia. Division of National Mapping  |  Australian Surveying and Land Information Group  |  Geoscience Australia
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Australia 1:100,000 topographic survey

Topographic map series 1:100,000 scale, (1 cm. to 1 km.)

National topographic map series

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