2020 Collins Map of Britain

Author: Collins Maps

Publisher: Collins

ISBN:

Category: Travel

Page:

View: 657

Full colour double-sided map of Great Britain at 8.7 miles to 1 inch (1:550,000), with clear, detailed road network and administrative areas shown in colour.With its political colouring of counties and unitary authorities it is ideal for business users but it is also perfect for tourists as a route planning map.Main Features* Fully updated* Counties and local council areas shown in colour* Clear, detailed road network* Town and city names, rivers, railway lines and canals clearly shown* 16 city/town centre street plans* Index to place names* Mileage chart* Car ferry routes* Key in English, French and GermanArea of CoverageDouble-sided road map covering the whole of Britain, Scotland and the Isle of Man are on one side with Southern England and Wales on the other.

2020 Collins Big Road Atlas Britain

Author: Collins Maps

Publisher: Collins

ISBN:

Category: Travel

Page: 176

View: 554

The ultimate 3.2 miles to 1 inch scale A3 spiral bound road atlas of Britain and Northern Ireland for 2020, featuring Collins' popular and well-established road mapping. Designed for exceptional clarity and ease of use.The atlas includes a wide range of urban area maps at even larger scale and 64 detailed town centre street plans. The mapping shows speed limits at speed camera locations.This fully updated road atlas covers the whole of Britain and Northern Ireland with each scale of mapping colour-coded for ease of use. The smallest scale maps are great for long distance route planning and the street plans help you locate your final destination.* Easy to use, clear road maps at a scale of 3.2 miles to 1 inch of England, Wales, Southern Scotland and Northern Ireland. Northern Scotland is shown at 5 miles to 1 inch* Route planning section including maps at a scale of 15.8 miles to 1 inch (1:1,000,000) for long distance route planning, motorway services information and a handy distance calculator* 22 urban area approach maps at 1 mile to 1 inch which clearly show the best routes through and into the busiest built-up areas* 64 street maps focused on town centres showing places of interest, car park locations and one-way streets* Fully updated fixed speed camera sites with average speed camera locations clearly highlighted. All speed cameras show the speed limit* Information about restricted motorway junctions* Park & Ride locations shown, ideal when visiting towns and cities* Over 30 categories of places of interest including castles, theme parks, sports venues, universities, mountain bike trails and surfing beaches* Full postcodes for the top 1000 places of interest - ideal for use alongside satnav systems

2020 Collins Handy Road Atlas Britain

Author: Collins Maps

Publisher: Collins

ISBN:

Category: Travel

Page: 80

View: 185

This easy-to-use, handy A5 sized road atlas with popular lie-flat spiral binding features extremely clear route planning maps of Britain and Ireland and fits neatly into your glove box, briefcase or bag. The atlas has been fully updated for 2020.The maps of Britain are at 9.9 miles to 1 inch (1:625,000) and the whole of Ireland is covered at 15.8 miles to 1 inch (1:1,000,000). There are also a selection of more detailed urban area maps at 4.5 miles to 1 inch (1:285,000) to aid route planning in these busy areas.* Road maps that focus on the main roads, motorways and settlements* More detailed maps of London, Manchester, Merseyside and West Midlands* Park & Ride locations (for bus and rail)* Handy distance calculator chart highlighting distances between the major towns

2020 Collins Essential Road Atlas Britain

Author: Collins Maps

Publisher: Collins

ISBN:

Category: Travel

Page: 344

View: 179

This A4 road atlas with popular lie-flat spiral binding features clear, detailed road mapping, at a scale of 3.2 miles to 1 inch (1:200,000) for England, Wales and Southern Scotland and at 4.2 miles to 1 inch (1:266,000) in Northern Scotland, and including Northern Ireland with land height shown by attractive layer colouring.* Route planning section including maps at a scale of 22 miles to 1 inch for long distance route planning, motorway services information and a handy distance calculator chart* 26 urban area approach maps at a larger scale which clearly show the best routes through and into the busiest built-up-areas* 64 street maps focused on town centres showing places of interest, car park locations and one-way streets. All the street maps are fully indexed* Fully updated fixed speed camera sites with average speed camera locations clearly highlighted. All speed cameras show the speed limit* Over 30 categories of places of interest including castles, theme parks, sports venues, universities, mountain bike trails and surfing beaches* The top 1000 most visited places of interest are indexed with full postcodes to aid integration with satnav systems* Easy to use, clear road maps at a scale of 3.2 miles to 1 inch (1:200,000) for England, Wales, Southern Scotland, Northern Ireland and at 4.2 miles to 1 inch (1:266,000) in Northern ScotlandAn ideal purchase for drivers, navigators and route planners who want the very best road atlas of Britain and Northern Ireland in an A4 format.

2019 Collins Big Road Atlas Britain

Author: Collins UK Staff

Publisher: Collins

ISBN:

Category:

Page: 176

View: 356

This fully updated road atlas covers the whole of Britain with each scale of mapping color-coded for ease of use. The smallest scale maps are great for long distance route planning and the street plans help you locate your final destination. The atlas includes: Easy to use, clear road maps at a scale of 3.2 miles to 1 inch of England, Wales and Southern Scotland. Northern Scotland is shown at 5 miles to 1 inch. Route planning section including maps at a scale of 15.8 miles to 1 inch (1:1,000,000) for long distance route planning, motorway services information and a handy distance calculator. 22 urban area approach maps at 1 mile to 1 inch which clearly show the best routes through and into the busiest built-up areas. 64 street maps focused on town centers showing places of interest, car park locations and one-way streets.Fully updated fixed speed camera sites with average speed camera locations clearly highlighted. All speed cameras show the speed limit. M25 orbital map. Information about restricted motorway junctions. Park & Ride locations shown, ideal when visiting towns and cities. Over 30 categories of places of interest including castles, theme parks, sports venues, universities, mountain bike trails and surfing beaches. Full postcodes for the top 1000 places of interest--ideal for use alongside satnav systems.

History of Britain in Maps

100 Maps of the Nation Through Time

Author: Philip Parker

Publisher: Collins

ISBN:

Category: Cartography

Page: 256

View: 160

From Mappa Mundi to modern election maps, the United Kingdom has evolved rapidly, along with the ways in which it has been mapped. In this time, cartography has not only kept pace with these changes, but has often driven them. In this beautiful book, more than 90 maps give a visual representation of the history of Britain. Every map tells a story and this book tells the incredible history of Britain through maps, and includes many famous examples of cartography, along with some that deserve to be better known. See the establishment of Great Britain, the British Empire expand, the impact of World Wars and the latest statistical mapping. Maps include* Rudge Cup (schematic map of western forts on Hadrian's Wall), 2nd century AD* Matthew Paris map of the Anglian Heptarchy (Anglo-Saxon Kingdoms), c. 1250* Gough map of Britain, 1360* Cambriae Typus, first published map of Wales, 1573* Raven maps of the Ulster Plantations, 1622* Enclosure map (eg of Norfolk, c. 1800)* Booth Poverty Map of London, 1886* Map of Beeching cuts to Britain's railways, 1963* Map of EU Referendum voting patterns, 2016

Wales Pocket Map

Author: Collins Maps

Publisher: Collins

ISBN:

Category: Reference

Page:

View: 762

Handy little full colour map of the south of Scotland. Excellent value and very detailed for its size. Key features of this map include:* Clear mapping at a scale of 8.7 miles to 1 inch* National Tourist Routes showing best routes through the most scenic areas* Top 100 places of interest* Park and Ride locations* Ideal companion to a sat-nav - it enables route planning and route sense-checking Essential for those planning a trip or who want an inexpensive and easy-to-use back up for a sat-nav.

Cornwall Pocket Map

The Perfect Way to Explore Cornwall

Author: Collins Maps

Publisher: Times Books

ISBN:

Category: Travel

Page:

View: 704

This handy little full color map of Cornwall is an excellent value and very detailed for its size. Key features include clear mapping at a scale of 8.7 miles to 1 inch; National Tourist Routes showing the best routes through the most scenic areas; Top 100 places of interest; and Park and Ride locations. An ideal companion to a sat nav, it enables route planning and route sense-checking. Essential for those planning a trip.

Gulls (Collins New Naturalist Library)

Author: Professor John C. Coulson

Publisher: HarperCollins UK

ISBN:

Category: Nature

Page: 496

View: 212

The gull is a familiar sight by the seaside, and one of the most recognisable bird species, but most people know surprisingly little about the lives and habits of these seafaring birds. John C. Coulson remedies this with a comprehensive overview of the gull.

A -Z Puzzle Book

Have You Got the Knowledge?

Author: Collins Uk

Publisher: Collins

ISBN:

Category: Games & Activities

Page: 240

View: 566

The ultimate mapping challenge from the world famous map makers. More fiendish mapping puzzles from Gareth Moore, author of best-selling Ordnance Survey Puzzle Book. Do you have the knowledge required to unlock the secrets of Britain's streets? 50 maps with a puzzle for each from iconic locations throughout the country including Tower of London, Warwick Castle, Old Trafford, Murrayfield Stadium and Stonehenge. Puzzle categories included are history, sport, entertainment, transport and nature. A mixture of word games, riddles, code-crackers, anagrams, trivia questions and mathematical conundrums to keep your mind working for hours.