Ordnance Survey Historical Photographs
Ordnance Survey historical photographs.
The collection begins in the 1860's when photography was introduced as a means of speeding up map production. OS also began to photograph its own staff, not only the most senior officials, but more humble soldiers and civilian staff too.
Ordnance Survey history
1860s to 1960s
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Spatial Coverage Description
Ordnance Survey, surveying, cartography, printing, photography, science, triangulation, base measurement, bilby tower, man, men, soldiers, map, mountains, triangulation pillars, theodolite, level, sketching case, tripod, landscapes