OS 1/198

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Post-war planning: re-establishment of small scale maps

Date range1943 - 1946
LocationNational Archives (see all files stored here)
CatalogueSee entry
File baseSeries OS, subseries OS 1


This file talks about producing what turned out to the the New Popular Edition one inch maps. The aim was to publish the maps as quickly as possible after the war, hence the dropping of Scotland, and a thorough review of the map production process to see if bottlenecks could be eliminated.

People with camera copies

Ritchie Swann has some of the correspondence.